by Latoya Dixon | 9.28.18
When I was an English teacher, my principal observed my lesson one day and gave me the feedback that I’d done a “good job” – and that was it.
by Eli Casaus | 8.9.18
Last year, the school where I worked focused on finding ways to build community by better serving our families and students. A big part of that was making sure each student felt welcomed every single day.
by Josh Parker | 8.3.18
When we think about working to make our classrooms more equitable, it makes sense to me to start with why we got into teaching.
by Robyn Howton | 7.27.18
On my first day of teaching 27 years ago, I gave my high school students a piece of paper. It had two questions written on it: “What do you dream your life will be like in 10 years?” and “What should I know about you?”
by Tom Loud | 3.1.18
Today, I challenge you to say something positive and encouraging to one of your colleagues.
by Ben Owens | 1.10.18
As an engineer, my daily problems were inanimate objects like failing pumps and temperature controllers. As a teacher, my focus each day isn’t ‘problems.’ It’s people.
by Josh Parker | 11.13.17
When we talk about culture, what we’re really talking about is how we live, strive and treat one another.
by Bethany Hill | 4.1.17
“Teachers don’t have to be perfect. Being transparently imperfect can be one of the strongest messages we send to kids.”
by Orly Mondell | 3.2.17
“We look at students with their heads down and assume they are disinterested, but adults need to be sensitive to their stories.”
by John Meehan | 2.24.17
“Too often we confuse “dialogue” and “discussion” – and there’s a critical difference between the two.”