Education Talk Radio: Creating Home-School Partnerships with Diverse Families

The interview features JoBeth Allen, Professor Emeritus at the University of Georgia in Language and Literacy Education, where she taught courses on writing pedagogy, poetry, family-school partnerships, ...

Using Inquiry to Discuss Short Films

As an avid reader and devoted movie buff, I enjoy discussing movies as much as discussing books. If the film is adapted from a book, the question—“Which is better, the book or the movie?”—pales in comparison to the question ...

How the Right Questions Make a Story Discussable

Great Books selections support Shared Inquiry™ discussion because they have multiple interpretations. Yet even stories with multiple interpretations fall flat in discussion if teachers ask the wrong kind of questions. Easily ...

Education Talk Radio: Multi-Cultural Literacy Education & 21st Century Leadership

Shekema Silveri, Georgia’s 2011 Milken National Educator, founder of the Silveri Service Learning Academy, and founding executive director of the IFE Academy of Teaching & Technology (Atlanta, GA), discusses what ...

Reinvent Education

There are endless opinions about how to improve public education, but we agree with the common sense ideas in this three minute video <a ...