School choice is often a major factor when a family considers a move or buying a new house. It is important and helpful for parents to understand how to choose the right school for their kids and how to select a school district that will benefit them long-term. With the Trump Administration’s likelihood to focus on or expand school choice and options, it is more important than…Continue
Added by Emma Sturgis on April 25, 2017 at 11:45am — No Comments
Classrooms resemble fabricated communities. Although there are several ways in which you can promote equitable and successful learning ecosystem in your classroom, any outlook should be…Continue
Added by Tom Jager on April 19, 2017 at 6:20am — No Comments
Nursing is more than just a career. Indeed, a true nurse is one who cares from his or her heart. When a nurse is at work, everything else fades into the background. If you are considering becoming a nurse, continuing on with your nursing education or are already working on the front lines of the profession, consider these life skills that you are sure to use on a…Continue
Added by Emma Sturgis on April 13, 2017 at 9:36am — No Comments
While staying late sitting in my classroom until its dark is not the way I want to spend a day, I do find Parent Teacher Conference Night a way for me to be a better teacher.
I love seeing the family dynamic. Kids can be so funny; they behave one way in the classroom and act completely different around their parents. Seeing how much the parent loves their child is also a reminder that the kid in my class is actually someone's child. They're young and out in the world without their…Continue
Added by Eileen Lennon on April 5, 2017 at 3:55am — No Comments
Is your school’s narrative leading to the practices, structures and the results you want?
By now we have no doubt that you and your school’s practices would have influenced by John Hattie’s synthesis and analysis of what works (and what doesn’t) in educational research. His intent was solely to provide some basis for teachers, schools and…Continue
Added by Adrian Bertolini on April 4, 2017 at 4:16pm — No Comments