12 Ways to Get Students Listening & Speaking

We know classrooms are full of polar behaviors. Some students won’t stop talking; others never speak up. There are students who truly know how to listen; while many of them think listening is simply not talking.  Strong oral ...

“One of the best PD days we have ever had!”

Nothing makes our day more than hearing positive feedback from educators! Tricia Bauche, director of curriculum and instruction at St. Joseph School in St. Charles, Missouri, recently attended our Shared Inquiry Essentials course ...

Best Online Resources for New Teachers

A new job typically brings anxiety, but standing in front of your own classroom for the first time can be especially nerve wracking.  New teachers have lots of questions: “How do I establish classroom routines?” “What if my ...

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, ...

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 ...