Category: Advice from educators


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Advice from educators

The Importance of Administrator Visibility

What is Administrator Visibility? An administrator’s visibility is the act of being seen by the school’s stakeholders while gauging the temperature of the school’s culture.

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Advice from educators

How to Keep Teachers Motivated

The Importance of Teacher Motivation As schools across the nation are announcing school closures, we need to empower and motivate our teachers. We have received

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Advice from educators

The Importance of Family Engagement

The Importance of Family Engagement in Student Success  “Until we can influence the homes of our most vulnerable students, we will not make the gains

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Advice from educators

Balancing Policies and People

Background From the dawning of compulsory public education in the United States in the early to mid-twentieth century to the present, the process of education

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What is Character Education?

What is Character Education? According to education author Thomas Lackona, the purpose of education is to “help people become smart, and to help them become

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How to Deal With Difficult Parents

Dealing with difficult parents at school in a way that is beneficial to everyone involved can be a tricky endeavor. However, difficult or not, our

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Advice from educators

Narrowing Achievement Gaps for At-Risk Students

Narrowing achievement gaps for at-risk students is a phenomenon to which educators and researchers continually seek solutions to solve the ongoing disparity. Accountability policies in