It's the beginning of a brand new year and pre-service teachers are entering into their student teaching experience. Are they already? Are the cooperating teachers prepared for the job?
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August 28, 2014
August 14, 2014
Inventing differentiation, a guest blog by Carol Ann Tomlinson.
August 10, 2014
Michael Fullan writes a great deal about using the right drivers to drive change in school systems. Instead of using technology as a driver, Connected Educators have a central mission to make sure learning is at the center of the discussion.
August 05, 2014
Summer seems to be a time when people avoid talking about school, but this summer a group of parents, teachers and school leaders Voxed about it every week, and they learned a lot from each other.
July 27, 2014
At the Visible Learning International Conference, school leader Sarah Martin posed the question Would your students show up to school if they didn't have to? In our present system...I'm not sure they would.
July 24, 2014
Have a problem with your school climate? Maybe the issue is you.
July 20, 2014
Teachers may have students sitting in cooperative groups but those students spend most of their time doing individual work. Does group work...work?
July 14, 2014
Today's guest post has a unique way of getting educators and leaders to look at how big of a shadow they can cast over students...and that can be good or bad...you have the power to choose.
July 09, 2014
Recently, the Utica City School District in New York received a grant to extend their school day. One of the reasons to extend the school day was to increase test scores.
July 01, 2014
When it comes to relationships, are We Too Worried About Our Rate of Return?