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NCEA Convention Draws Cardinal Wuerl, Thousands Of Educators To Town

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The National Catholic Educational Association Convention and Expo is expected to draw thousands of Catholic educators from across the county to Pittsburgh. 296 more words


New leadership for Department of English Learners

Executive director Kevin Stacy brings years of international and language experience

Metro Schools has hired a veteran and internationally minded educator as Executive Director of the Department for English Learners (EL). 289 more words


National expert in social and emotional learning speaks to Nashville leaders

Metro Schools and Peabody College at Vanderbilt University hosted Dr. Timothy P. Shriver, co-founder and board chair for the Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning (CASEL), at their fourth Emerging Knowledge Forum last Thursday. 232 more words


qualities of great TEACHERS


Tough love through authentic praise, meaningful consequences and consistency

Energetic presence with much creativity

Attitude of optimism and will do whatever it takes to ensure all students are successful… 45 more words


Multi-Sensory learning at the Museum

Learning through discovery is a powerful form of learning. Often times a question is answered that was not asked creating knowledge beyond the expected. In addition, the result is often more questions and the pursuit of further understanding. 237 more words


Three Ways to Teach Etched In Clay by Andrea Cheng

Jill Eisenberg, our Resident Literacy Expert, began her career teaching English as a Foreign Language to second through sixth graders in Yilan, Taiwan as a Fulbright Fellow. 873 more words

African/African American Interest

Spring Break is Almost Over

Anyone who is a teacher understands how Spring Break can be like an oasis in the middle of a barren desert.  March can be a long and grueling month; 31 days and (usually) no holidays. 212 more words