Somewhere along the way educators seem to have lost their voice as advocates and leaders. What we need now is a gathering of voices, not against those trying to improve us, but as guides for them.
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November 13, 2014
November 11, 2014
A sense of disorientation, a loss of what was previously the foundation of the work of teaching is being pulled away, and the response is a sort of disappearance.
November 10, 2014
The goal of the Education Department's principal shadowing program is to help those who make K-12 policy better understand the real-world impacts on schools and the principals who oversee them.
November 10, 2014
New roles for teachers in blended classrooms should mean new recruitment, evaluation, and retention strategies by districts, says a new report from TNTP.
November 09, 2014
Listening, with attention and a willing mind and heart, creates space for understanding to grow. Listening is the open door toward finding common ground.
November 06, 2014
Leadership is an act of translation, bringing the outside to the door and making the inside ready to meet it.
November 05, 2014
The report examines the financial costs to students and districts caused by high rates of principal turnover and ways to improve retention of school leaders.
November 04, 2014
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.
November 03, 2014
Some things to keep in mind in the Los Angeles Unified School District in moving forward after the resignation of Dr. John Deasy. Thoughts on what policies to keep, what the interim superintendent can do, what the United Teachers of Los Angeles can do, and what the school board can do.
November 02, 2014
Students are now coming out as early as in middle school and in the case of transgender students, elementary school. Safe environments are needed.