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How Smart Cities Develop Teachers & Leaders

How smart cities and a regional approach to talent development can share the load and create an ecosystem that continues to improve. And, how a blended and job-embedded approach to talent development creates the opportunity for personalized learning and ensures highly relevant support for real challenges.

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Learning

It’s time to Reimagine Writing Instruction

Educators are excited about the shift to CCSS with the new emphasis on college and career-readiness, but there’s another reason to be excited as well - writing and writing instruction.

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Beyond Information: Engaging Parents (and Students) in Choosing Great Schools

The Thomas B. Fordham Institute recently partnered with GreatSchools in asking -- "What is the future of parent Information?" with the premise that it’s not enough to just inform parents, but that we have a responsibility to engage parents and students.

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Learning

Smart List: 30 Organizations Boosting College Access & Success

The 2nd Annual Smart Lists continues with 30 organizations boosting college access by building college awareness, preparation and completion.

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EdTech

Math on Facebook: A Love/Hate Relationship

Let's dive into what math on Facebook looks like and why it is important to promote a positive message of the subject. A scan from this week’s feed results in 3 Loves and 3 not so much’s - a sampling of my love/hate relationship with math on Facebook.

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K12 Inc.

K12 Inc. is leading the transformation to individualized learning as the nation's foremost provider of technology-powered online solutions for students in pre-kindergarten through high school.

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Leadership

A New Spin on a Drucker Favorite

By: Todd Hitchcock. Can Drucker’s ‘Managing Oneself‘ framework extend beyond managing oneself? Could it be as wildly successful if applied to ‘others’?

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Smart List: Connecting & Supporting Entrepreneurs

The 2nd Annual Smart Lists continues with 13 organizations connecting and supporting entrepreneurs.

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