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As teachers, we work to honor our students’ cultures. But what about when what’s ok at home isn't ok at school?… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
“There's something valuable about every student. As educators it's our job to look beyond the surface to find it.”… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
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Sometimes, what’s appropriate behavior at home is disruptive behavior at school. A teacher shares advice on bridging the two worlds.
During the confirmation hearings, time after time, when senators pushed DeVos to explain how she might approach a specific issue, she deflected—we’d still like answers to these questions.
We spoke with the head of the National Indian Education Association to discuss how schools can be better supported to engage productively with Native communities.
Resisting innovation in public education squelches new ideas and slows progress in our schools.
A mom shares advice on what teachers can do to make navigating special education easier for parents.
The Common Core provides an essential opportunity for kids in military families to receive a quality education. A former military brat tells us why.
Three students from across the country reflect on what’s working in their schools—and what they’d like to see change in 2017.
A media literacy teacher shares advice on how to stay informed in the era of “fake news."
A former teacher reflects on a crucial component missing in his classroom.
The needs of teachers, students, and families did not take a pause after the election.
Empowering students to lead parent conferences builds understanding and a strong school community.
Applications for the 2017 Fishman Prize are now open.
How one teacher created a classroom community that helps students succeed and grow emotionally.
Resources for teachers to turn the lead up to Election Day into teachable moments.
Creating a district-led pipeline for leadership talent in San Francisco.
What happens when you grant Beyoncé the same critical respect in class as F. Scott Fitzgerald?
Mispronouncing student names can have a lasting impact on kids.
Giving a voice to students toppled one teacher's kingdom and created a nurturing village.
How can districts identify what professional development works?