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Are "old school" teaching methods still relevant?, ASCD

Professional development benefits from in-class coaching, ASCD

For the Student...Why the Question is more Important than the Answer, Katrina Schwartz

Report: How to ensure the common core is successful, THE Journal

Evaluating what works in Blended Learning, EdWeek

Boosting Achievement Through Blended Learning, white paper download

Teaching kids to be Responsible Digital citizens

Using Google Docs...making the best of google docs, @ctuckerlewis

Ten Roles for Teacher Leader, ASCD

Seven Keys to Effective Feedback, ASCD

Six Characteristics of Effective Teachers in Challenging Schools, ASCD

Transforming Leadership Transforms School, Research from UCLA

Key Characteristics of Beat-the-Odds Principals

Make meetings more meaningful, ASCD

Value added measures at secondary level questioned, Stephen Sawchuk

AMAZING ARTICLE....Teaching in the Age of Siri, provided by Richard Voltz IASA

OUTSTANDING ISBE CC Resource, The Common Core Professional Learning Series

Technology That Can Teach Students About the Election

Using Photos With English Language Learners

Realizing the Promise of Standards-Based Education - Educational Leadership, Schmoker

First Things First: Demystifying Data Analysis - Educational Leadership, Schmoker

Tipping Point: From Feckless Reform to Substantive Instructional Improvement - Phi Delta Kappan, Schmoker

The ‘Crayola Curriculum’ - Education Week, Schmoker

Planning for Failure? Or for School Success? - Education Week, Schmoker

When Pedagogic Fads Trump Priorities - Education Week, Schmoker

More Argument, Fewer Standards, Schmoker

Achieve The Core.Org

The School Improvement Network

Math Solutions

Does Technology Aid Literacy Education?

Expecations, goals are required for "deeper learning"

Mich. school users Singapore math program in common core transition

A Vision of K-12 Learning Today

Why Kids Need School to Change