Monthly Archives: January 2017

Minnesota Humanities Center Conference

Blog Post paid for by the Minnesota Humanities Center The Minnesota Humanities Center is taking applications for the Educator Institute, held in St. Paul the week of June 25–30. Administrators, please encourage a team from your building to attend this … Continue reading

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The Attitude of The Leader

post by Baruti Kafele For the 14 years that I served as an urban principal in New Jersey, I couldn’t wrap my mind around the notion that the achievement gap was my primary issue. Although it existed and it was … Continue reading

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Grading for Learning: A Standards-Based Grading Journey

I was once asked what the purpose of school is. What a great question! To be honest I had to really think about the answer, surprised that such a simplistic question could cause me to pause. Schools nurture, inspire, educate; … Continue reading

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