When it comes to high stakes testing it is up to teachers and school leaders to separate fact from fiction.
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August 11, 2014
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 07, 2014
Judy Seltz is the new Executive Director of ASCD and this is her first interview as she gets acclimated to her position.
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 29, 2014
In today's guest post, Barry Saide explains how he took on the role of leader at the same time he was still in a full-time job as a teacher, and the lessons he learned.
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 22, 2014
By embracing social media, schools can engage students and their community in whole new ways. In this guest blog, school leader Brad Currie provides some practical tips on how to start.
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 18, 2014
After many years of fighting who is right and who is wrong, will we ever come together? Do we really have a problem without a solution?