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I'm sure you know all too well, the excitement that comes with the first day of school. All of our summer planning and prepartion can finally be put to good use. The first day sets the tone for the rest of the year, and it's important that we...

By Brett Kern I’ve always believed that no matter where a kid is from, if he or she puts her mind to something, practices, and aims high – anything is possible. But kids can’t do this by themselves, they need support from good teachers and coaches...

As we all know, August brings high temperatures along with the opportunity to prepare for a classroom structured around high standards. Take a look at the four pieces below, which just might spark some creativity in your lesson plans and make this year the best yet! MY...

It’s finally summer. School is out, the days are getting sunnier, and, as educators, you have time to both relax and prepare for next school year. Check out the four pieces below, which will all give you something to reflect on as you enjoy summer break! MY READING LIST 1. A Time...

Educators often find themselves in various roles – mentor, coach, and now, more than ever, advocate. Whether we’re advocating for high academic standards, high-quality assessments in our classrooms, or for an opportunity to share our expertise with policymakers, the work that we do as advocates is...