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Using Needs Assessments to Drive School and District Improvement

Julie Corbett Sam Redding

This guide describes the core components for developing and administering needs assessments, a critical step to guide any school or… Read More »


iNACOL Symposium 2017

The International Association for K-12 Online Learning’s (iNACOL) annual conference focuses on competency-based, blended and online learning for grades K-12… Read More »


EdSurge Fusion Conference

This conference brings together education leaders, thinkers, researchers and technologists who are putting personalized learning into practice. The event features… Read More »


ASCD Conference on Educational Leadership

The yearly Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) Educational Leadership Conference brings together education leaders from around the country. This… Read More »


Building Competencies for Careers: Preparing Students for Twenty-First-Century Jobs

Truly innovative schools teach students how to apply content knowledge learned in the classroom to real-world situations while helping them… Read More »

blog | August 11, 2017 | by Eric Toshalis

The Student-Centered Learning Research Collaborative: Collaboration, not Isolation

I need to confess something: I never read educational research when I was a middle school teacher. My day-to-day focus… Read More »


Fire Up Your Class With Student-Interest Surveys

Rebecca Alber

This practical article gives advice on how to keep content fresh and relevant and nurture student voice in the classroom.… Read More »

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Culturally Responsive Positive Behavioral Support Matters

Aydin Bal, Kathleen King Thorius, Elizabeth Kozlesk

This report, developed by Equity Alliance, discusses ways to make the Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) model more culturally responsive.… Read More »

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Facing History and Ourselves

Facing History and Ourselves

Facing History and Ourselves’s shares innovative approaches to civics, social studies, humanities, and language arts education, designed to increase student… Read More »


2017 Youth Leadership Institute

The Youth Leadership Institute is an annual gathering of Nellie Mae Education Foundation’s grantees who are committed to the central… Read More »

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