Matt Schmidt

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Teacher Survey Sheds Light on Working Conditions

Arizona educators for the first time have the opportunity to share details about what's working and what's not in their schools.<p>The results gathered …

How Cultural Norms in Education Differ Around the World

<i>Different cultures have different norms when it comes to education. Today, Letitia Zwickert, a high school teacher at Naperville Central High School</i> …

How a Chicago School Is Using Data to Improve School Climate

<i>This week we are hearing from the UChicago Consortium on School Research. Today's post is the practitioner experience with and perspective on the</i> …

How Are Charters and District Schools Working Together? In Many Ways

While cooperation between traditional districts and charter schools has deepened in some cities, issues such as facilities, special education …

After-School Program Teaches Students About Urban Farming, Nutrition

Some middle school students in New York are learning about hydroponic farming thanks to a unusual after-school program.<p>The Urban Assembly Unison …

The Netherlands: Top-Performing School System Looking to Get Better

We got interested in the Netherlands when the first results came out for the 1995 administration of the Third International Mathematics and Science …

Finding the Courage to Teach Past the Fear of 'Getting in Trouble'

First Person<p>—Getty<p><i>"A lot hinges on the fact that, in most circumstances, people are not allowed to hit you with a mallet. They put up all kinds of</i> …

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Subscribe Now<p>Favorites<p>Customize ESPN<p>Sign UpLog In<p>ESPN Apps<p>Rozier shines as Celtics take Game 1<p>Rozier shows off handles on alley-oop to Morris<p>Rozier …

Too Many Initiatives ... Too Little Time?

<i>At the same time the adults are battling at the top over the right changes, the students walk into school every single day hoping to be engaged</i>.<p>When …

Why Technology Has Yet to Change K-12 Education - Netflix’s Reed Hastings and...

Why Technology Has Yet to Change K-12 Education - Netflix’s Reed Hastings and Khan Academy’s Sal Khan on the state of digital education. #edtech<p>Some …