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Leadership

Lessons in Leadership: Remembering Barbara Dreyer

Founder and CEO of Connections Education, Barbara Dreyer was an unassuming but powerful leader that helped launch the online learning revolution.

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Teacher Effectiveness – A Race to Nowhere Redux (The Urgency of Now)

By: Alvin Crawford. How do we attack challenges that have to do with educational equity for all students? How do we build strong teachers and leaders that are able to help students prepare for college and careers? It's time to consider a new avenue.

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21st Century Education: Not Just Relationships, But Also Partnerships and Personalization

By: Dr. Kenneth W. Eastwood. Let's drop the debating and move to a more inclusive discussion on how relationships, partnerships, technology, and new strategic instructional models can make teaching and learning more effective and efficient for all.

16 hours ago by

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Blending Middle Grade Humanities

The latest Getting Smart Bundle, sponsored by The Nellie Mae Education Foundation, outlines best practices and importance of blending middle grade humanities.

17 hours ago by

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The Skinny on #EdChat

A new resource guide from USC Rossier Online provides the ins and outs on the popular hashtag, #EdChat.

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Empower your students to master key concepts, increase achievement and boost long-lasting confidence with DreamBox® Intelligent Adaptive Learning™ Pre-K to Grade 5 Math.

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Is it a Teaching Problem or a Design Problem?

When principals are evaluating teachers this year and when they don’t see the percentage of grade level proficiency they had hoped for, they should ask, “Is this a teaching problem or a design problem?”

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5 Keys to Making Algebra Work + 20 Resources Designed to Help

How do we make sure that algebra attracts students to advanced mathematics courses rather than repels them away? Here are 5 things worth thinking about when it comes to finding the best solutions for learning and practicing algebra and 20 resources worth checking out.

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