Acting Secretary, John King, Jr. is not one to shrink from controversy. It is unlikely that will be the definition of "acting" for him.
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October 04, 2015
September 24, 2015
Dismissing technology and its use because of discomfort or unfamiliarity or uninformed judgments has no place in an educational environment.
September 22, 2015
Without leaders understanding and holding the space for new methodologies to be learned, graduates are less likely to possess the attributes that we all agree students need while they are still with us and for life.
September 15, 2015
Let's not call it STEM. Let's call it 21st century education.
July 23, 2015
Teachers need tools and support to be effective in their work and maintain emotional well-being.
July 07, 2015
This Common Core business is not faring well and the students who are meant to be the beneficiaries are too often floundering along.
June 28, 2015
This summer can be a time not only of renewal for leaders but a time to learn more and allow a new vision for the future to emerge.
June 16, 2015
When schools and classrooms are structured to develop critical thinking, collaboration, communication, and creativity, learning will be less dependent on what skills are lacking and more dependent on what skills are present.
June 11, 2015
With increased visibility, school and district leaders are increasingly seeking support to initiate "STEM" programs or "STEM" schools.
May 28, 2015
Teaching and learning that is required in a STEM based environment benefits all students and demands that teaching and learning be responsive to 21st century needs.