A Center for Education Policy report updates us on year two of states' implementation of the Common Core State Standards.
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January 26, 2012
January 17, 2012
Research consistently affirms the importance of two factors in producing the best results for students: quality of teaching and leadership. We must move that research into practice.
December 13, 2011
It's been nearly a week since our 2011 Annual Conference ended, and I am still finding myself moved and inspired by so much of what I experienced.
November 02, 2011
New technology innovations have the power to provide educators with the information, resources, and feedback they need to improve their practice and face their greatest challenges.
October 25, 2011
The goals we want for students must be considered in the learning designs we create for adults.
October 16, 2011
The Standards for Professional Learning should guide the evaluation of technology tools claiming to improve teaching effectiveness.
October 11, 2011
We need better teacher evaluation systems, but they are not the panacea for challenges in our classroom.
September 23, 2011
Learning designs provide guidance for those truly committed to better results for adults and students.
September 12, 2011
The anniversary of 9-11 gives us a chance to come together and recommit to meeting the challenges we face as educators.
September 06, 2011
The start of a new school year brings renewed hope that all students will experience great teaching every day.