Who better to learn from than those in our schools? Gain honest insight from real teachers’ and leaders’ experiences, and learn tips you can put to use right away.
Portland, Oregon-based NWEA and Big Brothers Big Sisters Columbia Northwest have missions that dovetail: Both are dedicated to making a positive impact on children and creating equal opportunity. …
Author: Holly Rasche
Topics: Professional development, Educator voices
Author: CJ Stritzel
Topics: Educator voices
“Bring your A-game,” Trish Davlantes tells her students.
Her 7th grade math students certainly brought it. Last year, 100 percent of them hit their growth targets.
“I keep expectations …
Author: Trish Davlante
The week before Thanksgiving, I attended a conference where I was lucky enough to hear Mark Brown speak about finding YOUR best self. At the end of his powerful speech, Mark shared a motivational …
Author: Natalie DiFusco-Funk
In high school, we had “Data Match”... a school fundraiser that filled the hallways with chatter in the first two weeks of February. My friends and I eagerly filled out personality surveys and …
Topics: Classroom tips, Educator voices
During Morning Meeting, I asked my 5th graders to use an adjective to describe their summer. I chose “inspiring.” As the 2016 Virginia Teacher of the Year, I had an inspiring summer – the kind …
We assess and provide feedback to our students all day, and many of you (depending on where you are geographically) are probably knee deep in end-of-the-year state testing, end-of-the-year school …
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Lots of kids dread math. You can help them love it. Get advice on how from our Teach. Learn. Grow. math experts in our latest ebook.
There’s a lot policymakers can do to support schools during COVID-19. We talked with experts Evan Stone and LaTanya Pattillo about what to focus on during SY21–22.
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Effective literacy instruction must rely on the science of reading and best practices in balanced literacy.
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