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Teaching with Rigor: A Call for a Different Kind of Instruction

We are preparing students for an unknown future—for filling jobs that don’t exist now, solving problems we can’t even imagine, and using technology that...
Webinar: Reach, Teach, Lead & Succeed with Underserved Students

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Cynthia "Mama J" Johnson, Ed.D. Watch Poverty, diversity, equity, excellence... these can pose unique challenges (and ultimately big rewards!) in effectively reaching, teaching,...
Tinkering & Makerspace: Provide Time to Explore and Experiment in the Classroom

The idea of “learning by doing” is hardly new. For decades, educators have witnessed the power of engaging children in learning through hands-on experiences....
Developing Content Knowledge with Literacy Centers

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Katherine McKnight, Ph.D. Watch Support your diverse learners and help them build literacy skills and content knowledge through the use of centers. Literacy...
Webinar: Making Math Meaningful: Rich Math Tasks (Gr. K-2)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Ricky Mikelman Watch When you shift math time away from memorization, you’ll encourage critical thinking. In this complimentary SDE WebBrief, Ricky will...
Webinar: Ignite a Passion for Learning by Tinkering! (Gr. K-5)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Lori Elliott, Ed.D. Watch Getting your students excited about discovering their own passions makes learning personal! Join Technology Integration Specialist Dr. Lori...
Why Teens Don’t Read and What Teachers Can Do About It

More than 60% of teen students are reading below proficiency level. Teachers in middle and high schools shouldn’t be surprised by this fact. Undoubtedly,...
Why the U.S. Lags in Math—and What We Can Do About It

There is no arguing with the facts—U.S. students lag behind several countries in student math achievement. For a nation that has been at the...
Technology and the Common Core: No Longer an Option, But a Necessity

What does the Common Core have to say about technology? A lot more than anyone may realize, especially those who haven’t read the document...
Succeeding in the 21st Century: Our Kids Need More Than Smarts. They Need Grit.

How can educators best prepare children to achieve the standards and succeed in the 21st century? Content knowledge, while certainly important, is not enough....

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