The quality of the education students receive in a school rests largely on the teachers in it. The achievement of the students in schools, however, depends on a vast array of factors.
All Blog Posts With K-12 education Tag or Category
November 04, 2014
October 23, 2014
If the conversation about longer school days and years is going to continue (and we think it is) there are a few things we need to do before it becomes another external solution even if imposed with the best of intentions.
October 21, 2014
In order to operate in an environment where the primary work engaged in involves cognitive tasks, the brain has to turn off its empathetic area! That is one big unintended consequence.
October 19, 2014
Let us find that space where we come together with hope and purpose and care about our children and allow for our own Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai to rise from our crowd of concerned advocates.
October 14, 2014
While there are district leaders who have embraced technology, many find still technology foreign, intimidating or overwhelming.
October 09, 2014
Teachers were ready in 1991 to infuse technology into the teaching and learning environment. We didn't seize the moment then. We must now.
October 07, 2014
Embracing e-Learning as a new teaching technology requires innovative teachers and leaders willing to step into, work, and observe in this new medium.
October 05, 2014
Why we do something is key to understanding what it is we are doing. At the edges of interdisciplinary trans-disciplinary work, answers can be found.
October 02, 2014
Authentic learning opportunities and authentic assessments have been on the educational landscape for years. Yet there remains a need for shared understanding of what that means.
September 28, 2014
The children have something to say. There is value to listening to them. Otherwise how can we hope to meet their needs and include them as learners?