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.
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March 16, 2014
February 25, 2014
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.
February 13, 2014
Ted Talks inspire us to be more innovative, or not give up. What would your Ted Talk be?
February 11, 2014
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 30, 2014
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 23, 2014
When it comes to education, there are numerous critical issues that need to be addressed in 2014, and these are ten of them.
January 17, 2014
When it comes to education, does the conversation about poverty lead to meaningful discussions or misguided diatribes?
January 02, 2014
NY State Education Commissioner John King has sent out memo after memo in 2013 explaining what he meant...public education deserves more than a memo.
December 20, 2013
Jack doesn't act like "other boys" and the adults around him want Jack to change. Why is that Jack's problem?
December 01, 2013
Schools have to keep a lot of "data" but the most important data they could get is through the use of a school climate assessment.