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Are You Scaffolding or Proceduralizing?

I'm often asked to help professional learning communities (PLCs) develop common definitions of rigor. We start with a reading on what defines rigor and then rate sample tasks as high–…
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This Child is Not a problem!

Do you ever feel like the pressure is on to be a perfect parent? Whether it's all the “expert advice” in the headlines, one-upmanship on the soccer sidelines, or dire…
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Are You Thinking Short Term AND Long Term?

As always, I checked the weather before heading out for a run. Sunny, 21 degrees F, and a wind chill of 14. I grabbed gloves, a headband, and my windbreaker.…
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My Top Six Books from 2023

I love sharing and receiving book recommendations, although my to-read list is long enough. Why six top picks? To showcase three nonfiction and three fiction titles this time.  But first,…
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Why Attend a Women in Education Leadership Workshop?

Do you need new strategies to keep up your energy and passion for the complex job of leading schools?  Are you looking for new tools to help groups with diverse…
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Join Us for the In-Person Balance and Belonging Event: London, June 16-17

The international type community thrived throughout the COVID-19 pandemic bymaking the most of virtual round-the-world conferences and seminars. Now we’re adding in-person sessions that include experiences which simply can’t be…