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The “No Teacher Left Behind Act”

The Every Student Succeeds Act may bring a breath of fresh air to teachers that need it most. High off the rush from defending the galaxy, Dan Adiletta finishes playing ...
How to Get Started: Meaningful Professional Development for Educators

How to Get Started: Meaningful Professional Development for Educators

Today, everyone talks of instilling a spirit of lifelong learning in students, introducing new and innovative ways to engage in the classroom, and taking education to the next level with ...
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Curriculum Maps and Collaborative Teaching Communities

The start of every school year brings countless learning opportunities to students, teachers, parents, and administrators ...
How to Measure Student Success?

How to Measure Student Success?

But, outside of the final test or cumulative assignment, what alternative means do teachers have to assess their students’ capabilities within the classroom? How do we measure student success? With ...
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Your First Steps in Creating Tech-Savvy Teachers

Whether you’re an administrator looking to add more technology to your organization, or a teacher leading the tech charge in your school, helping other teachers get up to speed can ...
How to Use Data to Improve Student Success

How to Use Data to Improve Student Success

We live in the information age. We live in a period where information has never been more abundant, while at the same time, more easily accessible. If I want to find ...
Teaching to the Test vs. Testing What You Teach: Mastery-Based Evaluations

Teaching to the Test vs. Testing What You Teach: Mastery-Based Evaluations

Educators care about the content they teach. In the era of high stakes standardized testing, these same educators find themselves "teaching to the test" as a necessity." There are two ...
Why You Should Switch to Standards-Based Grading

Why You Should Switch to Standards-Based Grading

In an era of common core and standardized testing, the mention of “standards” has become polarizing. Some people believe that running standardized tests is the only sure way to measure, ...
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Understanding A Teacher’s Role in Evaluating Your Children

It’s November, and that means, depending on where you live, parent-teacher interviews are fast approaching (if they haven’t happened already!) ...

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