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On the surface, Understanding by Design® (UbD) and Differentiated Instruction (DI) can look like conflicting frameworks. After all, UbD is all about creating a plan that will uphold standards across the board while DI is about creating different delivery...read more
When all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail. This popular saying summarizes "Maslow's Hammer," a psychology concept coined by Abraham Maslow. It's used to demonstrate the importance of the tool you are using to complete a task. The tool...read more
Have you ever left a conference or a meeting with other teachers feeling inspired, excited, and renewed? Sometimes you find the right mix of ideas and walk away with the energy you need to plan a new lesson, revisit something that isn't working, or simply...read more
As relevant today as when Stephen R. Covey first wrote them, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People® is based on principles of effectiveness that endure. This leadership training helps leaders and educators to: organize hectic to-do lists by learning to Put First...read more
As an educator, you have a responsibility to create a safe environment for students to learn. October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month. We encourage you to work together with other educators, your students, parents, and community members to help stop...read more
We get it, traditional sit and get professional development can be overwhelming to educators, expensive to the district, and near impossible to monitor effectiveness. As more of our work continues to embrace technology, it is important to explore the many benefits...read more