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Teacher Ambassador Book Club Q&A with Ron Ritchhart

  As a part of the Jossey-Bass Teacher Ambassador Program, our cohort of engaged educators gain advanced access to our newly published books! In return, our ambassadors provide detailed feedback on the book to our editors and authors. Our ambassadors … Read more.

Register for a Summer of Learning Webinar!

Register for a Summer of Learning Webinar! Share My Lesson provides a space online where teachers can access free high-quality teaching resources and be part of an online community that encourages collaboration between teachers. In order to continue to inspire … Read more.

The Power of Culture in Blended-Learning Implementations: An Excerpt from Blended

MICHAEL B. HORN  is co-founder and executive director of Education at the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation and co-author of Disrupting Class with Clayton Christensen and Curtis Johnson. HEATHER STAKER is senior research fellow in Education at the Clayton Christensen Institute … Read more.

Announcing a New Book on America’s Largest College Readiness Program

In Question Everything, award-winning education writer Jay Mathews presents the stories and winning strategies behind the Advancement Via Individual Determination program (AVID). With the goal of preparing students for the future – whether that future includes college or not – … Read more.

10 Big Mistakes We Made (and How We Corrected Them): An Excerpt from Go Blended!

LIZ ARNEY is the Director of Innovative Learning at Aspire Public Schools, where she is crafting and running blended learning implementations in close coordination with teachers, principals, IT teammates, and data and analysis teammates.  This excerpt from, Go Blended!: A Handbook … Read more.

How Data Can Help You Choose the Right Content for Professional Development

  Paul Bambrick-Santoyo is the managing director of the award-winning North Star Academies in Newark, New Jersey. He has trained thousands of school leaders nationwide in his work at Uncommon Schools and as a faculty member for New Leaders How Data … Read more.

The Science of Superpowers: An Excerpt from STEM to Story by 826 National

826 NATIONAL is a network of nonprofit creative writing and after-school tutoring centers dedicated to supporting students, ages 6 to 18, with opportunities to explore their creativity and writing skills, and to help teachers get their classes excited about writing. … Read more.

Every Teacher is a Language Teacher

  Jeff Zwiers is a senior researcher at the Stanford University Graduate School of Education. He consults internationally on language and literacy instruction, curriculum development, and teacher education program development. He is the author of Building Academic Language.Please visit him at: www.jeffzwiers.org Every … Read more.

Three Coaching Approaches That Empower Teachers

Elena Aguilar is an instructional and leadership coach in the Oakland Unified School District. Elena writes about education for Edutopia and for Education Week’s Teacher Magazine, and she is a member of the Teacher Leaders Network (www.teacherleaders.org). In addition, Elena … Read more.

How to Grade Papers Quickly

Julia Thompson has taught hundreds of teachers how to how to create student-centered classrooms, thrive during that important first year, motivate reluctant learners, prevent discipline problems, integrate technology, and sustain high expectations for themselves and for their students. Below is … Read more.