Exploring the Differences Between Coaching and Traditional Professional Development

Nancy Blair, with Shawn Thomas, Harvey Alvy, and Jennifer Bearden

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Instructional coaching can be a superior means of professional development and support for teachers if the right conditions are present. 

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Should We Place Restrictions on Homework?

Tom Whitby, Nancy Blair, and Shawn Thomas

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Can we fix the issues teachers, students, and parents have with homework by applying some simple restrictions?

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So We Are in the 21st Century: How Has Teaching Changed?

Harvey Alvy, Nancy Blair, and Shawn Thomas

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Join us as we pause and assess the extent to which teaching has changed almost two decades into the 21st century.

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Searching for Professional Development That Works

Tom Whitby, Nancy Blair, and Shawn Thomas

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Why is so much professional development so bad? Does it have to be? Join us as we go searching for professional development that works.

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Students Who Are Falling Through the Cracks: How Do You Catch Them?

Tom Whitby, Nancy Blair, and Harvey Alvy

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They are often the quiet students, but they can also be the ones who seem to be doing very well.  How do we identify students who may be falling through the cracks?

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