Success Academy Loses in Pre-K Battle With de Blasio Administration Feb 28th

Success Academy Loses in Pre-K Battle With de Blasio Administration – nytimes.com/ The state education commissioner ruled that New York City could require the charter school operator to sign a prekindergarten contract it had refused to sign.   Continue Reading Success Academy Loses in Pre-K Battle With de Blasio Administration – nytimes.com/
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Presentations on Creativity, 3D Printing, Digital Sharing and More Feb 27th

Presentations on Creativity, 3D Printing, Digital Sharing and More – speedofcreativity.org Friday I had an opportunity to attend and present at the OMLEA Conference for Middle Level educators and administrators, sponsored by CCOSA and held a the Renaissance Hotel in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The best part of the day was having the chance to co-present with […]
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San Antonio ISD to turn 14 schools into preK-8 academies Feb 26th

San Antonio ISD to turn 14 schools into preK-8 academies – districtadministration.com San Antonio ISD to turn 14 schools into preK-8 academiesNews 4 San AntonioFebruary 26, 2016   Continue Reading San Antonio ISD to turn 14 schools into preK-8 academies – districtadministration.com
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For Kids in California, Justice Is a Moving Target Feb 26th

For Kids in California, Justice Is a Moving Target – huffingtonpost.com By Nick Melvoin When I first stood before a South Los Angeles classroom as a public school teacher nearly a decade ago, I was already firm in my conviction that educational equity is the civil rights issue of my generation. Our students were as […]
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Shanker Blog: Student Attrition And "Backfilling" at Success Academy Charter Schools: What Student Enrollment Patterns Tell Us Feb 25th

Shanker Blog: Student Attrition And "Backfilling" at Success Academy Charter Schools: What Student Enrollment Patterns Tell Us – nepc.colorado.edu/blog Leo Casey Source:  Shanker Blog This is the second of two posts on Success Academy Charter Schools. The first post was entitled “Student Discipline, Race and Eva Moskowitz’s Success Academy Charter Schools.” Last fall, at a […]
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"The Superintendent and the CFO" and other reading picks for district leaders Feb 24th

"The Superintendent and the CFO" and other reading picks for district leaders – districtadministration.com "The Superintendent and the CFO" and other reading picks for district leadersRay Bendici Other recommended books focus on rewiring the brain for critical thinking, how principals can hone leadership skills and how to teach energy concepts across all science disciplines. STEM […]
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Author: To Reach Struggling Students, Schools Need to Be More 'Trauma-Sensitive' – Education Week Feb 23rd

Author: To Reach Struggling Students, Schools Need to Be More 'Trauma-Sensitive' – Education Week – edweek.org In her new book, school consultant and former teacher Susan E. Craig argues that teachers need to have a deeper understanding of the effects of trauma and adverse circumstances on learning and what they can do help struggling students […]
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Testing bill could provide Georgia schools some relief Feb 22nd

Testing bill could provide Georgia schools some relief – edweek.org   Continue Reading Testing bill could provide Georgia schools some relief – edweek.org
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6 Ways Awesome Administrators Help New Teachers Face the First Year with a Smile Feb 20th

6 Ways Awesome Administrators Help New Teachers Face the First Year with a Smile – coolcatteacher.com Leadership and Support of the New Teaching Professional From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter The first year is the toughest. Pretty much every teacher will tell you that. It is when the […]
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DPS, city agree on timetable for school repairs Feb 20th

DPS, city agree on timetable for school repairs – districtadministration.com DPS, city agree on timetable for school repairsThe Detroit NewsFebruary 19, 2016   Continue Reading DPS, city agree on timetable for school repairs – districtadministration.com
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