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February 13, 2014
February 10, 2014
A Utah bill would allow districts to use up to eight day of class time for teacher professional development.
February 07, 2014
Three new titles suggest ways for incorporating graphic novels, multimedia production, and other media across the curriculum.
February 05, 2014
Members of a Washington panel discussion on teacher use of data agreed that educators need better training in data, but first teachers need to trust it.
February 05, 2014
Such a distinction between idealized implementation and reality would seem to be progress. Just when it seemed like the Gates Foundation was conceding that it is important to acknowledge the facts about their theories, however, Phillips showed she was just spouting rhetoric.
February 04, 2014
Edcamps are being organized around the world and some of us have "edcamp envy" which is why we are creating our own.
January 26, 2014
Teachers can't be expected to become the brilliant master educators our kids need them to be without 10,000 hours of practice with someone they really trust (and who plays no role in their evaluation) who will give them critical feedback along the way...My primary mission these days is to convince those who hold power in our schools that teachers and administrators deserve and need coaches throughout their careers
January 23, 2014
When it comes to education, there are numerous critical issues that need to be addressed in 2014, and these are ten of them.
January 21, 2014
Being a victim of the system is not an effective way to promote progress, we must be a part of the solution.
January 19, 2014
An hour engaging in a Twitter chat will be well worth your time.