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What kind of learning environments do high-poverty minority students deserve?

If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to this blog via e-mail or my RSS feed. I also am on...
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Ames High band: Modeling innovation, risk-taking, and feedback

I’m pretty impressed with the Ames High School band directors. Not only are Chris Ewan and Andrew...
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What would be your reasoning NOT to connect your students to the world?

Laura Gilchrist said: Twitter allows educators to connect and interact with resources, ideas,...
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For our students, how often are academics and enjoyment the same thing?

Daniel Ching said: Somewhere along the way, someone convinced American society that breadth is...
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ISTE Follow-Up 20: Principal blogs (THE PUSH 2014)

If you were asked to nominate a very short list of principal/school blogs for administrators to...
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Rethink. Redesign. LEAD.

Our first collaboration with the Morgridge Family Foundation. Only 20 spaces available! ...
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Living outside the echo chamber

This past weekend I engaged in a really long discussion thread about charter schools in which I was...
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Toward better technology integration: Introducing trudacot

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Test makers should not be driving instruction

In a post about the difficulty of New York’s Common Core assessments, Robert Pondiscio said: ...
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Calling all bloggers! – Leadership Day 2014

August 15 is the 8th anniversary of my blog. So, once again, I’m inviting everyone...
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