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In #MiragePD, we challenged school systems to think outside the box about PD. @dcpublicschools answered the call. owl.li/dWUM303IBnh
What happens when a school district is intentional and unapologetic around the needs of African American males? owl.li/sYGs303A0dI
To reach the modern student, what we put in front of them must be interesting enough to hold their attention. owl.li/dKDv303vrT5
Have trouble organizing/ sharing school or district data? Vote for our @SXSWedu panel by 9/2 to learn abt solutions. owl.li/MshD303w9xZ
In The Mirage, we challenged school systems to set clear, measurable goals around professional development and determine what works and doesn't work. D.C. Public Schools answered the call.
A unique strategy to empower young African American men and drive results in the classroom.
How do we make learning accessible, fun, and engaging for the modern student?
Critics argue higher standards have failed students, but what do students themselves have to say?
Why does raising the bar for all kids matter? These students will tell you.
How do we support students who too often are written off by society?
A static approach to teacher preparation won't get us to where we want to be.
When experienced teachers push themselves to continue learning, students benefit.
Guiding principles for states revising accountability systems after the passage of ESSA.
What does our flexible and virtual work environment look like in practice?
Get to know Zaitrarrio Collier, a 2016 Bridge Fellow.
What's possible when kids are challenged and inspired in school?
Get to know Marvin Pierre, a 2016 Bridge Fellow.
Unearthing the roots of the educational inequity our country struggles with today.
Our nation's next steps on immigration will have dire consequences for teachers, students, and families.
Cutting budgets in failing schools won't magically force them to fix their problems.
A strategy to allow students to lead the learning on topics that intrigue them.
Learn more about our 2016 Bridge Fellows.
A unique residency to recruit and train local student-teachers to fill high need subject areas.