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Can the Brain Teach and Learn Curriculum During a Pandemic?
Core Instruction, Virtual Learning and COVID
Can the Brain Teach and Learn Curriculum During a Pandemic? 
National Expert Education Panel Publishes Tenets to Improve Grading Paper Targets Balanced Assessments, Includes Pandemic Principles for Districts  
News & PR
National Expert Education Panel Publishes Tenets to Improve Grading Paper Targets Balanced Assessments, Includes Pandemic Principles for Districts   
2 New, Free On-Demand Resources to Empower Student Equity
News & PR
2 New, Free On-Demand Resources to Empower Student Equity 
Achievement Gaps and the Lost COVID-19 Generation
Core Instruction, Virtual Learning and COVID
Achievement Gaps and the Lost COVID-19 Generation 
2020 Florida Principal of the Year – Sarajean McDaniel (PART 1)
School Improvement
2020 Florida Principal of the Year – Sarajean McDaniel (PART 1) 
From Marzano to a Movement: It All Comes Full Circle
Evaluation, School Improvement
From Marzano to a Movement: It All Comes Full Circle 
Ready, Set, Grow: The Benefits of Student Readiness at Morris Elementary School, Des Moines, IA
Core Instruction, School Improvement
Ready, Set, Grow: The Benefits of Student Readiness at Morris Elementary School, Des Moines, IA 
Think “Rigor” is a Boring Topic for PD? That’s About to Change
Core Instruction
Think “Rigor” is a Boring Topic for PD? That’s About to Change 
Bridging the Gap to College and Career Readiness
Core Instruction
Bridging the Gap to College and Career Readiness 
Closing the Gap
School Improvement
Closing the Gap 
Goals and Scales Are the Backbone of Rigor
Core Instruction
Goals and Scales Are the Backbone of Rigor 
Working Together: Collaboration Changes the Game
Core Instruction
Working Together: Collaboration Changes the Game 
Ritual Engagement Strategies that Help Assess Learning and Increase Rigor
Core Instruction
Ritual Engagement Strategies that Help Assess Learning and Increase Rigor 
Increasing Rigor for ELL Students
Core Instruction
Increasing Rigor for ELL Students 
Effective Student Surveys and How They Inform Instruction
Core Instruction
Effective Student Surveys and How They Inform Instruction 
Tech Tools for Teacher Collaboration
Evaluation, Technology
Tech Tools for Teacher Collaboration 
Best Practices in Formative Assessment
Core Instruction
Best Practices in Formative Assessment 
Planning a Rigorous Unit: the Map to Student Achievement
Core Instruction
Planning a Rigorous Unit: the Map to Student Achievement 
What Is Deliberate Practice?
Core Instruction
What Is Deliberate Practice? 
Scheduling for Maximum Collaboration
Core Instruction
Scheduling for Maximum Collaboration 
How to Unpack a Standard
Core Instruction, Instructional Leadership
How to Unpack a Standard 
Exploring Conative Skills
Core Instruction
Exploring Conative Skills 
Tech Tools for Deliberate Practice
Core Instruction, Technology
Tech Tools for Deliberate Practice 
Incorporating STEM in Your Humanities Classroom
Core Instruction
Incorporating STEM in Your Humanities Classroom