How to Fix Classroom Observations

How to Fix Classroom Observations

I have just read a most interesting article about ‘Fixing Classroom Observations’ (http://tntp.org/assets/documents/TObservations_2013.pdfNTP_FixingClassroom). It proposes ‘bringing the same focus and coherence to classroom observations that Common Core brings...
Getting Comfortable – A Nice Surprise at ISTE 2014

Getting Comfortable – A Nice Surprise at ISTE 2014

Last week I found myself talking to hundreds of educators and administrators at ISTE 2014 in Atlanta.  While it is always exciting to share our work with people, I feel the greatest part of these shows is in simply listening to people who are out in the field and...
Three Products, One Mission: Supporting Great Teaching

Three Products, One Mission: Supporting Great Teaching

Is great teaching the key to raising student achievement? Absolutely!   This is the message we hear over and over again from our customers and partners in the US, Canada and the UK . But knowing what great teaching looks like, or helping good teachers improve is...