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August 05, 2014

What Do Parents Really Want From School?

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 06, 2014

5 Reasons You Should Flip Your Leadership

Flipped leadership isn't a silver bullet that will make a school's problems go away, but it is a practical and engaging method to maximize time together with teachers and communicate with parents.

June 13, 2014

Project-Based Learning: Connecting With Your Community

Today's guest blog is written by Instructional Technology Instructor Mike Arsenault from Yarmouth, Maine. In this blog Mike writes about the importance of PBL and involving your community in the process.

May 22, 2014

Reimagining Schools: What Does That Mean?

When we talk about reimagining schools, what do we mean?

May 16, 2014

A Great School Community Is Worth Its Weight in Gold

School communities are worth their weight in gold...I know mine is.

March 16, 2014

It's Time to Celebrate Schools

In the U.S. we don't usually celebrate schools at the national level, but in New Zealand they are celebrating through the Festival of Education.

February 25, 2014

Teaching Students About Other Cultures...and Their Own

The state of Hawaii has a great program that teaches young children about their own culture. It's a program we could all learn from these days.

January 30, 2014

Building a Better Brain Before Children Enter School

Building a healthy foundation is vitally important for a student's growth, but we know that happens before children ever step foot into school, and the Alberta Family Initiative has a great video to highlight the process.

January 26, 2014

We Need More Dialogue & Less Monologue From Secretary Duncan

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan has spent most of his time as secretary saying the public education system is failing, and it really needs to stop.

January 23, 2014

10 Critical Issues Facing Education

When it comes to education, there are numerous critical issues that need to be addressed in 2014, and these are ten of them.

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