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July 23, 2015
May 21, 2015
In contrast to traditional "summer school" classes in July and August at Summit Public Schools inspire learning and growth for students and adults alike.
March 31, 2015
Depth, creativity, and reflection are the hallmarks of instructional design for deeper learning, according to Bob Lenz.
March 18, 2015
An examination of policies in four countries by Linda Darling-Hammond and Robert Rothman offers lessons for strengthening instructional quality.
March 06, 2015
A charter school network brings all of its teachers together for a week of intensive professional development, with great results.
February 25, 2015
The most striking examples of deep learning occur when teachers invest time to reinforce key habits in depth, says Kathleen Cushman.
February 19, 2015
A survey of 100,000 teachers in 34 countries suggests ways schools can structure teacher learning to support improved instruction, write Dion Burns and Linda Darling-Hammond of SCOPE.
February 13, 2015
Teachers must ignite students' intrinsic motivation and sense of responsibility by having high expectations, according to a teacher from an Envisions school in Oakland, California.
February 09, 2015
A teacher at an Envisions school reflects on approaches that his experience as a coach helped him develop to improve student learning.
February 06, 2015
Scott Hartl of Expeditionary Learning lays out a framework for powerful and effective professional development for teachers.