Two new papers offer a nuanced perspective on the challenges of breaking through the inertia of traditional teaching practice.
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A study of teacher education at a New York City institution shows promising results, suggesting ways that teachers can be prepared to teach for deeper learning.
January 11, 2016
A network of educators in California is developing teachers' knowledge and skills by focusing on instructional and leadership shifts made necessary by new standards.
October 09, 2015
A new report calls for standards for professional practice for teachers to elevate the profession and ensure good instruction for every classroom.
October 01, 2015
A partnership in California is supporting school improvement by building the capacity of educators to develop knowledge and skills for better instruction.
September 09, 2015
A renowned physician's examination of improvement science holds lessons for educators, writes Rick Lear of Envision Learning Partners.
August 17, 2015
Teachers as well as students need to think, feel, and do in order to learn, says a teacher at High Tech High.
August 14, 2015
Leaders from the national, state, classroom levels discuss the implementation of educators competencies for learner-centered teaching, developed by the Council of Chief State School Officers and Jobs for the Future.
August 13, 2015
An effort led by Jobs for the Future and the Council of Chief State School Officers has identified the competencies educators need to lead personalized learning effectively.
August 06, 2015
A five-week summer program for 1,200 students in the Bay Area proved to be a rich learning experience for students and educators alike.