Posts by Jennifer
The Youth Boxing Club that is Changing Lives in Chicago
The core activity of this after-school program is boxing, but it offers so much more to students.
The Thinking Classroom: An Interview with Peter Liljedahl
In too many classrooms, students aren’t really thinking. It’s time to try something different.
Watch Two Schools Experience the Street Data Process
Over nine months in 2022, two groups of educators followed this revolutionary process to make deep, sustaining changes at their schools.
6 Ed Tech Tools to Try in 2023
A messaging platform that translates for you, a daily curation of current events, the one that writes essays for you, and more.
How to Build Psychological Safety in Professional Development
Learning requires us to be vulnerable, and in order to do that, we need to feel safe. Here are 5 ways PD facilitators can make that happen.
10 Ways to Give a Better Lecture
Two factors have given lectures a bad name: overuse and poor execution. Let’s deal with both.
How to Personalize Instruction with Seminars
Students sign up for these quick lessons only if they’re interested, and that makes all the difference.
Where to Find Real History in the Anti-CRT Era
If you live in a place where history is under attack, these outstanding resources are for you.