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Educators and parents share many common goals. Among those, the most important is support students by setting high standards for success. Read more below about homework help, high standards, and engaging students! MY READING LIST 1. Educator’s Message to Parents: This is the Best Way to Help Your Kids...

Recently, I learned that the months from December to February are referred to by some as “engagement season,” due to the disproportionately high number of couples getting engaged during this time. Of course, to people like us, there a couple of other very important meanings of...

Teachers are on the frontline of education, but too often their voices go unheard in policy discussion. To hear them tell it, higher education standards are helping students achieve to new levels and empowering educators to collaborate more to unlock students’ full potential. At the...

It’s been a year since President Barack Obama signed the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) – a physical representation of our country’s enduring promise to every child in this country – that they all will have an equal opportunity to succeed in school. Below, you’ll find...

On Thursday December 15th, I attended an ESSA Town Hall hosted by Candice McQueen, Tennessee’s Commissioner of Education, and the Tennessee Department of Education. More than anything, I was excited when Dr. McQueen shared five huge opportunities for education under the Every Student Succeeds Act: 1.     ...