classroom instruction

Learning Should Not be Relevant or Rigorous, It Should be Both

“This class is really challenging, but ….” At the end of every year for the past decade, my government and economics students have written letters to the students who will take the courses next year....

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School Leaders

If Keeping Great Teachers in the Classroom Is Important, Invest in Teacher Development

After eight years as a New York City high school social studies teacher, I thought my love of teaching and leadership would naturally lead me to serve as an administrator; I mean, that IS the...

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