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Teaching Tolerance

This website is full of resources to promote diversity and inclusion, including classroom activities and lesson plans, as well as… Read More »

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Innovative Engagement Strategies for ELA and Humanities

This resource pulls together the work of John Hardison, an interactive facilitator of learning and blended learning specialist at East Hall… Read More »


Better Lesson

This website, developed by BetterLesson, is a personalized professional development platform dedicated to preparing and supporting teachers, through access to… Read More »

America woke up on Wednesday morning to a new President-elect, and an acknowledgement of a deeply divided country. During the… Read More »


School Redesign in Action Conference

The 8th annual School Redesign in Action conference will be held on March 27 & 28, 2017 in Hartford, CT.… Read More »


After Common Core, States Set Rigorous Standards

This article is about how the state standards have improved the implementation of the Common Core. Despite widespread skepticism, the… Read More »


BPS Family Learning Guides

These guides provide detailed descriptions of what children should know and be able to do by the end of the… Read More »

  A statement from Nick Donohue, President & CEO Nellie Mae Education Foundation   President Obama signed the Every Student Succeeds… Read More »

This article discusses the increase of video as a tool for improving and refining classroom practice for educators. Included in… Read More »

This state policy framework, focused on graduation requirements, assessment, and accountability, is designed to assist states in building a policy… Read More »

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