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Coaching vs Training

Creating awesome learning experiences for students relies on those who impact them the most...their teachers. Research shows that coached teachers...

Teaching a Growth Mindset

Are you a zoo tiger or a jungle tiger?  This simple analogy found in the video shares what is at the heart of the Growth Mindset.  Author Carol...

An Introduction to Technology Integration

Why technology?  Students of today are learning, collaborating, and producing using digital tools.  Learning is being connected and...

Blended Learning with the TNTP

Blended learning offers the opportunity to rethink how teachers teach and students learn.  Technology has the ability to personalize and...

Grow Your PLN

A personal learning network (PLN) must be planted and cultivated over time.  However, you will reap a harvest of knowledge if you invest the...

Carol Dweck: Praise and Growth Mindsets

The idea of a Growth Mindset was proposed by Carol Dweck and she continues to champion that in many fields today. As teachers, we love to celebrate...

TedEd Scott McLeod Extracurricular Empowerment

It is a generally agreed upon concept that given the right parameters, our students can achieve mighty and world-changing things.  In his...

The Reflective Teacher

Reflection is important for students, AND reflection is important for teachers. It isn't always easy to find time to think about a lesson that is...

A Coach’s Toolkit: Three Ways to Build Trust

Building trust isn't easy, but it is possible. When you are helping to build the skills of other teachers, it is important to have a relationship...

Turning Resistant Teachers into Resilient Teachers

This article form ASCD is from a series on building school morale. This is a great resource for school leadership, but remember teachers are part of...

20 Tips for New Instructional Coaches

In many ways, coaching adult learners is quite different than teaching students in a classroom.  But the role of a coach can have a powerful impact...