Fostering Literacy In One Fell Stroke...

Literacy Coach Lisa Dolan, today's guest blogger, learned a lot more about the power of literacy when her 7 year old son suffered a stroke.


Is It Time to Disconnect?

Educators are running in numerous different directions, doing more with less. With that comes an opportunity cost. It's time to disconnect.


Monologue Or Dialogue: How Do You Lead?

Ignoring the voices of the people we work with, especially the ones who do not agree with us, means we are missing out on better ideas because of the collective power of the group.


Implementing Best Practice Overnight Is Not Best Practice

Many leaders get excited about the implementation of something new, but often forget to bring their school stakeholders along with them. Try these tips before implementation.


Some Bonds Must Be Forged

Sometimes our greatest bonds with students happen with our toughest to reach students. Today's guest blog by Jon Harper explains why.


1 Reason to Give the Growth Mindset a Chance

Too many of our students leave us thinking we didn't care, and having a growth mindset can help change that.


2 Reasons Why Teachers Have It Tougher Than You Think

Teachers help students through some very tough times, and yet many people outside of the profession believe teachers have it easy. They have it tougher than you may think, and here are two reasons why.


3 Reasons You Need Twitter More Than It Needs You!

I know. Every teacher on Twitter is pushing it on to you. Here are 3 reasons you need Twitter more than it needs you.


4 Obstacles to Implementation

Implementation is often a dirty word, but it doesn't have to be. There are 4 obstacles to a good implementation.


5 Reasons We Need Instructional Coaches

Instructional coaches can have a huge impact on student learning, and here are five reasons why.


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