Because of the decisions to deviate from the path I prescribed for myself, the time I took to reevaluate my career plans, and ultimately the experience I created as a Peace Corps Volunteer, I discovered my motivation, and identified how to make a career out of this passion.
3 months ago by Guest Author
An initiative in Washington showed huge gains in graduation rates, college ready transcripts and college enrollment through implementation of two key programs.
3 months ago by Mary Ryerse
In Linda Buchner's new podcast, she talks to Tom Vander Ark about Smart Cities, Smart Parents, and GenDIY, three thought leadership campaigns attempting to illuminate the path forward.
3 months ago by Getting Smart Staff
Executive Producer Ted Dintersmith embarks on the second half of his 50 State Tour with Most Likely to Succeed with stops in the Northeast and Northwest meeting with Governors, Superintendents, parents, students and schools.
3 months ago by Katie Vander Ark
Curriculum Associates designs research-based, print and online instructional materials, assessment tools, and data management resources. We believe every student deserves the chance to succeed and with our easy-to-use i-Ready®, Ready®,and BRIGANCE® programs, we strive to make a meaningful impact on student outcomes.
Here are 14 quotes to remind teachers, leaders and education advocates that we are changemakers. Quotes to remind us where we came from and where we are going, why we’re here and how we got there, why we get up every morning ready to hit the ground running and why we go to bed every night exhausted, why we have to k...
4 months ago by Carri Schneider
An example of a unique impact seeking structure is Boston area Curriculum Associates, a 47 year-old adaptive curriculum provider. They are creators of i-Ready, a K-8 math and reading diagnostic and instructional tool.
4 months ago by Tom Vander Ark