Sadly, there are 3 reasons why high stakes testing matters...to some people.
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December 04, 2014
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December 02, 2014
There is a No Grades movement building across the US. What is it all about?
November 30, 2014
Do we really need principals...because some schools are moving forward without them.
November 28, 2014
Literacy Coach Lisa Dolan, today's guest blogger, learned a lot more about the power of literacy when her 7 year old son suffered a stroke.
November 16, 2014
Too many of our students leave us thinking we didn't care, and having a growth mindset can help change that.
November 13, 2014
Teachers help students through some very tough times, and yet many people outside of the profession believe teachers have it easy. They have it tougher than you may think, and here are two reasons why.
November 02, 2014
If you think kids don't have compassion and empathy, you may want to read this blog.
October 28, 2014
It may feel good to be the boss, but without listening to teachers, administrators are leading in the wrong direction.