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Mar 20, 2017
Getting Beyond the Teacherpreneur
Getting Beyond the Teacherpreneur
When we talk about innovation and entrepreneurship in education, we usually talk about individuals: the creative teacher down the hall or the principal who has a higher-than-average tolerance for risk. The term teacherpreneur—referring to someone who leads from their classroom by incubating new ideas and strategies—has become commonplace. We even ...
Edutopia
Nudge letters boost attendance
In the Seattle Times, Neal Morton writes about the use of "nudge" letters by schools to boost attendance. Tacoma, Washington ...
EducationNext
Critical skills that will change you life
Critical skills that will change you life
We tend to think of learning a new skill or "going back to school" as something you'd do when looking to change careers, or ...
Business Insider
Teachers of color in high demand
Teachers of color in high demand
As a child, Carmen Higueros was proud of her Guatemalan roots, but she came to dread when teachers tried to pronounce her name ...
StarTribune
Accountability with successful online education
Online education has long been a staple of colleges and universities to expand access to education. Virginia Governor Terry ...
EdTech
High school students last shot
It was a gold Honda Civic that got Roger Hilley back and forth to adult high school at the northern tip of Hamilton County ...
Times Free Press
Addressing Mental Health Disorders in the Classroom
Addressing Mental Health Disorders in the Classroom
There is often a prevailing image society has of someone with mental illness. The stereotype is of a person who is out ...
TEACH Magazine
Here's a map that shows the extreme disparity in population density across the world
You may have heard that the majority of the world’s population actually lives within a relatively small circle that covers ...
Business Insider
Visiting classrooms creates connections
Leadership by walking around, visiting classrooms and observing teaching and learning is foundational to the success of our ...
Mainely Media
Data Analytics, Blended Learning Methods Make Sure Students Are College Ready
Data Analytics, Blended Learning Methods Make Sure Students Are College Ready
In a report meant to explain why so many Tennessee high school graduates were struggling in college, it was revealed that a ...
EdTech
New York City Wants Everyone to Read This Book
For the first time, the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment is asking all New Yorkers to band together to read the ...
Time
         
Cartoon
"But how do we motivate them to attend the motivation seminar?"
Copyright © Randy Glasbergen
Trivia
In 2007-08, about how many public school teachers had a master's degree or higher?
See the answer below.
What Year Was It?
LBJ Sends Federal Troops to Alabama
LBJ Sends Federal Troops to Alabama
President Johnson notifies Alabama's Governor Wallace that he will use federal authority to call up the Alabama National Guard in order to supervise a civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery.
The day was Mar 20. What year was it?
Quote of the Day
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
Albert Einstein
Trivia Answer
In 2007-08, about how many public school teachers had a master's degree or higher?
Answer: 52%
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