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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.

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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.

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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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EdTech

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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Canvas by Instructure

Canvas by Instructure is the LMS that gets used. Canvas connects teachers, tools, ideas, and students, and then stays out of the way. With all the built-in features you need and the integrations you want, Canvas makes teaching and learning easier, enabling you to take education to a higher level.

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Learning for the Future: Beyond the Textbook

Let’s work together to help prepare students’ minds and spirits so they can move with assurance into their lives—primed to meet their potential and achieve success.

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New in Texas Edu in 2014

Here's a look into what is new in Texas education this year.

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