Using data properly can lead us to better student outcomes, and after a few years of battle with it, I'm calling a truce.
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January 08, 2015
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More than 30 years later we may still be A Nation At Risk but for many different reasons.
January 01, 2015
Every time we engage with our students and parents matters because they are making judgments about us that may be untrue, and we should understand that we too are making decisions about all of them...within a blink of an eye.
December 19, 2014
In today's guest blog co-authors Mary Jane O'Connell and Kara Vandas offer five steps to get students to partner with their teachers in learning.
December 16, 2014
Middle school is such an interesting time of life. But are they education's middle child?
December 14, 2014
Sadly, there are 3 reasons why high stakes testing matters...to some people.
December 04, 2014
What should all students be expected to learn? The Common Core set out to level the playing field, but in many states different schools are doing different things. Level playing field...or more of the same?
December 02, 2014
There is a No Grades movement building across the US. What is it all about?
November 28, 2014
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.
November 18, 2014
Sometimes our greatest bonds with students happen with our toughest to reach students. Today's guest blog by Jon Harper explains why.