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April 11, 2014

Be the Skype Version of Flat Stanley

Flat Stanley has been around for decades, and there is an innovative way to incorporate all that is good about the book with a more modern twist using Skype.

March 11, 2014

Social Media Is Better Than You Think

There are many negative preconceived notions about social media, but it may be better than you think.

February 11, 2014

Our Students Have a Story to Tell...

Great storytelling is an art, and this guest post by storyteller Chris Shaw explains why we need to keep the practice alive in schools.

January 21, 2014

Out Of the Negativity, Be the Water That Affects Positive Change

Being a victim of the system is not an effective way to promote progress, we must be a part of the solution.

January 14, 2014

What Are the 7 Mind Frames of Learning?

We need to move away from discussing teaching and focus our efforts on learning. In today's guest blog, Professor John Hattie provides the 7 mind frames that will help us do that.

January 09, 2014

I Hate Technology & Other Lame Opinions

When used correctly and with respect, how could anyone hate technology?

December 06, 2013

Flipping Parent Conferences?

Unfortunately, with our present accountability system that focuses on numbers more than social-emotional learning, conferences are at risk of focusing more on what children can't do rather than what they can. Flipping the conference can lead to a more positive outcome.

December 04, 2013

Why Leaders Should Brand Their Schools

In these days of high accountability and misinformation about the public school system, branding is more important than ever.

November 06, 2013

Should N.Y. State Commissioner King Be 'Optimistic?'

If cancelling meetings with parents because they got too tough wasn't a sign of poor leadership....John King's comments at the New York State School Boards Association Conference certainly were.

September 19, 2013

Want to Flip Communication? Click Here

Flipping communication isn't about replacing anything...it's about enhancing it.

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