Michael Fullan writes a great deal about using the right drivers to drive change in school systems. Instead of using technology as a driver, Connected Educators have a central mission to make sure learning is at the center of the discussion.
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August 10, 2014
August 10, 2014
The focus on knowledge, skills and measurements must not pull us away from the essential need for learning and growing the inner lives of those who lead.
August 08, 2014
Since learning doesn't stop when school ends, we need to capitalize on our own personal learning over the summer to inspire change in the year to come. How do you apply your summer learning to the new year's plans?
August 05, 2014
Summer seems to be a time when people avoid talking about school, but this summer a group of parents, teachers and school leaders Voxed about it every week, and they learned a lot from each other.
July 31, 2014
Feedback is a strategy that is important in the growth of teachers, leaders and students, but very often praise is what is provided when feedback should be.
July 30, 2014
A research project finds that an online community provides effective professional development to enable teachers to teach AP classes in greater depth.
July 28, 2014
Americans are no good at math, but the common core will help only if teachers receive better professional development, according to a recent piece published in The New York Times.
July 22, 2014
The three-day event, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, focuses on everything from early education for students with disabilities to transition planning.
July 21, 2014
A new app developed by a Pennsylvania teacher lets educators catalog and store classroom evidence that their work is meeting new evaluation standards.
July 17, 2014
Teachers are actively engaged with student learning and their own professional development during the summer.