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Multiculturalism

A multicultural curriculum incorporates the histories, experiences, and cultures of the diverse groups that comprise a community or a country. Multicultural lessons help students from diverse groups see themselves and their families as valued members of society. 253 more words

K-12

We Teach Languages Episode 36: A Departmental Shift to IPA-based Units with Rich Madel

In episode 36, Stacey asks Rich Madel, a secondary Spanish teacher and department chair in Pennsylvania, about how he and his colleagues moved from a textbook-based curriculum to IPA-based units that build on authentic resources using backward design. 128 more words

WTL Podcast Episodes

Not Just Another Acronym

IEP
SPED
STEM
ABA
GATE

The list could go on and on for how many acronyms an educator has in the back of their pocket. But I recently heard an acronym that I was new to me and that I know you will remember. 430 more words

Underestimating Organizational Change Management

The Driving Force Behind K-12 Technology Integration

As a management services company partnering with K-12 districts across the country, Worldgate has often witnessed district organizations that are hoping to achieve major change invest heavy into technology solutions while underestimating the investment needed in their people and processes. 354 more words

Infor

Giving every student the opportunity to succeed: Guest opinion

More than 550,000 children depend on Oregon’s public schools to provide an education that puts them on the pathway to success. While we have examples of success, it’s no secret that too many students are not getting what they need. 10 more words

The Oregonian

New student success committee faces 'impossible mission'

The Legislature’s presiding officers, House Speaker Tina Kotek, D-Portland, and Senate President Peter Courtney, D-Salem, laid out in no uncertain terms Friday the challenges ahead for members of the new Joint Committee on Student Success. 57 more words

Oregon Legislature

Virtual Valentines 2018

Last year my 1st grade GT students got to participate in the Virtual Valentines project.  When you sign up for the project, you can choose whether to participate at a Level 1 or Level 2.  167 more words

Education