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Collaboration Strategies: Designing Student Groupings for Deeper Learning

Piles of research show collaborative learning is more effective at increasing student achievement than individual learning and the results are consistent across all subject areas. When students work together, the benefits are numerous: better active listening, retrieval, conceptual understanding, critical thinking… Plus collaboration also has a positive impact on our student’s socialization and improved self-esteem. […]

Slides that Stick: Designing Multimedia Materials for Learning

When well-designed, slides are a powerful teaching tool. They help spark inquiry, focus attention, show and create connections, prompt questions and dialogue. They help us see (literally) new concepts, often leading to a better understanding. In short, they make learning stickier. Our slides might also undermine our teaching. Without intention, our presentations may clutter our […]

Challenging Conversations: A Survival Kit

2020 is proving to be an endless succession of challenging conversations. As school leaders, we are  grappling with the impacts of COVID-19, confronting racial and social injustices in our communities, and now preparing for a contentious election season. Engaging with a school’s diverse constituencies is a challenging task in normal times; in the context of […]

Becoming an Exceptional Leader through Virtuous Leadership

Join Dr. Karl Haden, co-author of The 9 Virtues of Exceptional Leaders and 31 Days with the Virtues and Ross Peters, Vice President of School Strategy, EXPLO Elevate, for a discussion of character-based educational leadership in the midst of Covid-19, the national reckoning with systemic racism, and the increasing bi-furcation of our national culture on […]