Jeremy Larson

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6 Paths to Better Leadership

1. Believe and Envision<p>Leaders must have a core belief that can be communicated with clarity, concision, and passion. This is referred to as a …

George Lucas

Teach Informational Texts Alongside The Literature You Love

The Common Core places new emphasis on the importance of reading and analyzing complex nonfiction and informational texts. This has many English …

Chris Weber Education

Posted by Chris Weber Education on 19 May 2018<p>Students can hit any target they can see and that holds still for them – Three common sense approaches …

The 15 Most Inspiring Videos of All Time

We all love to be inspired. While there are many ways to be inspired, one great way is to watch a short video. After asking my thousands of followers …

Leadership Challenge: How Lovable Are You?

If you want to be an exceptional leader, warmth and approachability matter far more than competence. Here's why.<p>Most leaders emphasize strength, competence, and credentials at work, but, according to a recent <i>Harvard Business Review</i> article, that's exactly what you don't want to do.<p>Similar to <i>Inc.</i>'s …

Infographic of the Week: 20+ Ways to Increase Student Participation

As all educators are aware, motivating students to get focused and on task at the beginning of class can sometimes be quite the challenge. Equally …

The Transformational Potential of Flipped Classrooms

If 2012 was the year of MOOCs (massive open online courses) in higher education, then the flipped classroom was the innovation of the year for K–12 …

Education Technology

Considering Competency-Based Education

The shift from time to learning, from cohorts to competency, will be tough. It's not easy or superficial--it's a new and different way of organizing …

Teachers Don't Need Convincing, They Need Training to Use Ed Tech, Idaho Researchers Say

<i>San Antonio</i> <br>States and school districts should stop trying to convince teachers to employ educational technology and start helping them overcome …

Leadership Standard Calls for Evidence of Effectiveness

There are many ways to exert school system leadership, and one of the most powerful is to judiciously use the words "Stop" and "No." Invoking these …

Lesson for Our Leaders: The Best Defense is a Good Offense

Educators and our representatives have been on the defensive for so long, many of us have forgotten one of the lessons of the great strategist Sun …

The 4 Traits You Need to Be a Great Leader

John Quincy Adams once said, <i>“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.”</i><p>His quote, along …

Creating Learning Spaces for a New Age of Discovery

Commentary<p>Albert Einstein was 26 when he published his special theory of relativity. James D. Watson was 25 when he and Francis Crick discovered the …

Is K-12 Blended Learning Disruptive?

Last week the Clayton Christensen Institute published its fourth major paper on K–12 blended learning, titled “Is K–12 blended learning disruptive? …