When the topic of the LGBTQ curriculum comes up in discussion, it brings about very strong feelings. The NY State Education Department's guidance on transgender students will certainly add fuel to the fire.
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National conferences don't always leave us as inspired as we should be, but NAESP's Annual Conference had a whole lot of awesomeness and gives us hope for kids.
June 30, 2015
If you spend time on social media you have probably noticed a lot of angry people. There at least 3 reasons why they seem so angry.
June 25, 2015
Social media and technology are being treated like a silver bullet and schools are spending billions of dollars but there at least 2 reasons why connected education needs to focus on learning.
June 23, 2015
School climate is an important issue for all schools, but the direction school stakeholders is dependent on their needs. What road map is needed to provide their direction?
June 18, 2015
John Hattie's new research paper published by Pearson is sure to ruffle the feathers of many, but his hope is that we get passed the politics of distraction in order to focus on the things that matter.
June 16, 2015
Over the last few years teachers have said they don't feel like they have a voice. Is teacher voice a myth or long overdue?
June 09, 2015
Principals may not have the voice that their teachers think they do. They may actually just be speaking for someone else and feel as though they have no voice at all.
June 07, 2015
Ray McNulty of Southern New Hampshire University believes that we have a responsibility for preparing pre-service teachers for the classroom, and sometimes that means taking them to places they have never been.
June 02, 2015
As teachers we say that there are benefits of failure and we should have the growth mindset, but our words don't always support that.