October 2014

Brad Clark is a Kentucky State Fellow for the Hope Street Group, blogger and Virtual Community Organizer for the Center for Teaching Quality, and a fourth and fifth grade Language Arts and Social Studies teacher at Simmons Elementary in Versailles, Kentucky. He tweets at @notbradclark. <span...

Ryan O. Murphey teaches high school English in Nashville, Tennessee, is  a Grammy-nominated music producer, songwriter, guitarist, and vocalist, and is currently serving as a Tennessee Educator Fellow with SCORE. Throughout Tennessee and across the country, in classrooms just like mine at Maplewood High School in...

Jessica Moore is an elementary teacher in Colorado. She is also a member of the PARCC Educator Leadership Cadre. <span "font-size:10.0pt;line-height:115%;mso-bidi-font-family:calibri;="" mso-bidi-theme-font:minor-latin"="">1.       <span "font-size:10.0pt;line-height:115%;mso-bidi-font-family:="" tahoma"="">The standards enable me to be creative in my approach and implementation of student learning. They do not limit me to low level,...