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In my neck of the woods, November days are marked by gray skies and lots of cold rain. So, if you’re anything like me, you could use a dose of excellence to keeping you going until winter break. Take a look at the stories below...

The holiday season is upon us! I love the holidays for so many reasons (including the variety of desserts), but more than anything, I love the way it offers all of us an opportunity to reflect on the past few months and set priorities for...

Just in time for back to school, Achieve the Core has released free, ready-to-use classroom and professional development resources. Educators across the country created What I Use in My Classroom, full of resources for lessons in ELA/Literacy, Math, Social Studies, and Science, along with resources for...

The Every Student Succeeds Act calls for states, districts and schools to provide students a “well-rounded education,” including subjects like engineering, music, health, technology, computer science, and career education. The additions to the legislation might mean expanded learning opportunities for students beyond reading and math....