Teachers, let’s expect more

After reading Ariel's insightful post about the nature of expectations, I wonder how I can inspire a culture of hope amongst my peers. I’ve always…


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They will be amazed [SLIDE]

Decided to be a little creative tonight, y'all. Whipped up a slide sharing one of my favorite quotes from Howard Rheingold's Net Smart - How to…


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What's next: evaluation as narrative

Stephen Sawchuk’s recent Ed Week article on the new wave of teacher evaluation systems—and the high ratings they're generating—has likely left many…


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The language of "expectations" in education: Hope or control?

I was writing a chapter for my Whole Novels book about setting up clear expectations, structures, and systems for accountability and support for…


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