Betty Ray

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Tags Technology Integration
January 4, 2011

Editor's Note: Today's guest blogger is David Thornburg, Ph.D., a futurist, author, consultant and founder and Director of Global Operations for the Thornburg Center.

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Tags Social and Emotional Learning
November 22, 2010

Today, November 22, is the National Day of Blogging for Real Ed Reform. Started as a grassroots movement by Ira Socol on his SpeEdChange blog...

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Tags Student Engagement
October 25, 2010

Editor's Note: Our guest blogger today is Karen Brown, the creative director for the Center for Ecoliteracy in Berkeley, CA.

"Sometimes creativity goes a little bit with what we call 'misbehavior.'"

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Tags Teacher Leadership
October 1, 2010

A few months ago, I had the opportunity to attend a panel discussion called "Culture Shift, Alternatives to Suspension: Creating Connections for All Students," which highlighted the effectiveness of a restorative justice...

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Tags Teacher Leadership
August 2, 2010

Editor's Note: Today's guest bloggers are Susan Colby and Caitrin Moran Wright from the Bridgespan group, a non-profit strategy consulting firm.

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Tags Teacher Leadership
July 30, 2010

Editor's Note: Today's guest blogger is Jim Brazell, a technology forecaster, author, public speaker, and consultant. This is the first article in a five-part series.

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Tags Teacher Leadership
July 27, 2010

Editors Note: Our guest blogger today is Pernille Ripp, a fourth grade teacher in Middleton, Wisconsin.

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Tags Student Engagement
July 19, 2010

Editor's Note: Our guest blogger this week is Elisabeth (Lissa) Soep, PhD, research director and senior producer at Youth Radio, a Peabody Award-winning, youth-driven production company in Oakland, California, with bureaus across the...

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Tags Teacher Leadership
July 8, 2010

Our guest blogger this week is Rob Jacobs, an Orange County educator. We came across Rob during this week's #edchat. Rob's inspiration (many commented during the chat that he was "on fire!"), intelligence, and leadership shined during the chat and we're delighted to have his thoughts on this...

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Tags Technology Integration
July 6, 2010

Editor's Note: Our guest blogger today is Erika Saunders who teaches 6th-8th grade special ed-learning support and mentally gifted kids at Joseph C. Ferguson Elementary School in North Philidelphia.

"If you build it, they will come." Not only does this apply to baseball...

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Stanford d. school (design thinking bootcamp), TEDxSFED, Learning Man, OCTribe, NTEN