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Excerpt from “Reading in the Wild:” Curating a Classroom Library

As you’ll read in the excerpt below, giving students a diverse library in the classroom involves more than an overstuffed bookshelf. Per the author, “The heart of a reading and writing workshop is the classroom library…[it] provides authentic material to … Read more.

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The Ten-Minute Classroom Makeover

The Ten-Minute Inservice helps busy administrators and teachers tackle a weekly inservice in just 10-minutes. Take a look at “The Ten-Minute Classroom Makeover” below and help teachers create an organized, yet cheerful environment for their students. Begin with a discussion about classroom … Read more.

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Excerpt from Leading School Turnaround by Kenneth Leithwood

Leading School Turnaround: How Successful Leaders Transform Low-Performing Schools by Kenneth Leithwood This book examines turnaround leadership and offers leaders tools to guide their schools to higher levels of achievement. The authors present new evidence from a series of studies … Read more.

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Excerpt from The Essential Guide to RTI by Silvia L. DeRuvo

The Essential Guide to RTI: An Integrated, Evidence-Based Approach by Silvia L. DeRuvo CLICK HERE to read an excerpt from Chapter One

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Excerpt from Fires in the Mind by Kathleen Cushman

Fires in the Mind: What Kids Can Tell Us About Motivation and Mastery by Kathleen Cushman What Does it Take to Get Good? CLICK HERE to read an excerpt from Chapter One

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