Schools that get breakthrough results have one thing in common: they expect students to do most of the work themselves. Here are five ways to encourage productive struggle.Read More
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In an interview with ANet, Kimberly Phillips, principal of University Prep Science and Math Elementary, describes how her school creates equity through rich math tasks.Read More
The harsh reality for many teachers is that students may be several years behind grade-level. Here's a strategy to engage students in grade-level math and fill gaps simultaneously.Read More
Springfield Public Day Middle School kicked off the year by putting their instructional priorities front and center—and making sure teachers and leaders are aligned in pursuing them.Read More
We created this guide for principals and instructional coaches to use as a tool to structure conversations with probing and reflective questions.Read More
Sometimes, when we try to explain our online platform, myANet, we overwhelm our audience in our enthusiasm to show all its features and how intuitive it is to use.
If you’ve been a victim of this kind of information overload, or if you’d just like to learn about myANet, then this video is for you. It’s less than five minutes, so it’s not comprehensive—but, hey—it’s less than five minutes!
Most teachers want more time to collaborate with their peers. And while it’s often nice just to get together and catch up, we also want to make the best possible use of our limited precious time together.
A group of Boston teachers and principals uses POPs.Read More