Blog: March 2014

Top 10 Essentials for Professional Development

March 26, 2014

What makes a professional development—PD—experience worth the time, the money, the effort? Note: Download this article here as it appears in Teacher Matters magazine; click on “Top 10 essentials for professional development.” 1. Modeling Best Practices. We’ve all sat through mediocre PD sessions: whoever is leading the session isn’t modeling best education practices in the […]

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Two New Articles: Meaningful Reflection and Engaged Teaching

March 19, 2014

We must write! That’s what I firmly believe. When we have new ideas, see a best practice, or hear a great story that shows lively learning and involved students—we must write. Capturing high points in education inspires others, provides incentive for personal growth, and keeps us fresh. Today we have tremendous opportunities to share these […]

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