How to Plan for the 2020-2021 School Year: Should We “Reimagine Education”?

How to Plan for the 2020-2021 School Year: Should We “Reimagine Education”?

When the coronavirus crisis made its way into our communities in late February/early March this year, most school systems were not prepared with a crisis plan to transition from brick-and-mortar schools to online instruction. As school leaders plan for the 2020-2021...
How School Leaders Can Support At-Risk Students During the COVID-19 Pandemic

How School Leaders Can Support At-Risk Students During the COVID-19 Pandemic

In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, schools across the country have been forced to shut down for the foreseeable future—possibly even until next fall. Although teachers are doing their best to provide parents with suggestions to encourage learning at home, they...
7 tips for teachers to learn new instructional strategies over the summer break

7 tips for teachers to learn new instructional strategies over the summer break

#1: Avoid packaged and scripted curricula. Responsive teaching means that we must take into consideration that each child may have a different way of processing new information.  Quite often, we utilize different teaching styles based on the content being...