AC&E | Back to School 2019


ARTICLES FROM PAST ISSUES


INDUSTRY NEWS


PODCASTS

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We welcome Jonell Sanchez, the President of the Learning Division at ACT, where they recently launched a new program called MOSAIC to look at and assess the learning journey of any individual ...
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New Program Looks at the Unique Learning Journey of Any Student

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Our guest is the current president of The National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), Ms. Kimbrelle Barbosa Lewis, who also serves as Chair of their National Task Force on Race and Equity. You can also listen to Kimbrelle on the Comcast newscast at https://comcastnewsmakers.com/Videos/2020/10/14/NAESP ...
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RACE AND EQUITY IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LEADERSHIP

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Meet principal Tom Schroeder and Vice Principal Vicki Flournoy at Florida's Margate Elementary School, a Curriculum Associates Exemplar school, discussing the importance of relationships and culture in times of crisis ...
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HOW RELATIONSHIPS & CULTURE SUPPORT SUSTAINABLE SUCCESS THRU A PANDEMIC

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Johns Hopkins Education Professor and good friend Dr. Carey Borkoski talks about creating a process and prioritizing needs for all students based on what we have learned in these troubling times. Read her article on page 6 of the Back-to-School 2020 issue of Equity & Access here ...
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REIMAGINING EDUCATION AS WE WORK THROUGH THE PANDEMIC

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Guest Laura Noel is Superintendent in Somerton, Arizona, a district almost surrounded by Mexico with very unique challenges ...
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EQUITY AND RISK FACTORS IN SOMERTON, ARIZONA

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Kathy Carroll and Sylvia Knight Norton of the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) discuss the school librarian's critical role in the age of COVID-19 ...
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The Critical Role of School Librarians in the Age of COVID-19

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Edison Learning is a company that believes in producing high-quality, rigorous curriculum that works for ALL students with an emphasis on underrepresented groups in low socioeconomic urban areas or rural communities. Meet Dr Wendy Oliver, their Chief Learning Officer ...
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Best Practices for High-Impact Learning

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One of our great friends, Dr. Joan Wade, Executive Director of AESA, on the role of ESA's, the services they provide and how their efforts have changed during the pandemic ...
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KNOW YOUR ED SERVICE AGENCY & USE THEIR EXPERTISE, ESPECIALLY THESE DAYS

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Superintendent  Dr. Shawn Johnson is our guest as we look at the reasons why they chose to emphasize STEM, how it's working and next steps for students and teachers. Discovery Education's Anna Strassner, who has been helping them create and use the program, discusses the work. These are always fun shows highlighting ...
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CREATING A CULTURE OF STEM AMIDST COVID FOR STUDENTS IN CLARENDON COUNTY, SC

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The guest is Patrick Riccards of the Driving Force Institute, sharing new ideas for improving student and teacher engagement in teaching US history ...
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Podcast: New Ideas for Teaching American History

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Rich Dixon, Director of Online Learning at PBL Works, discusses the what, how and where of project-based learning ...
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Rich Dixon of PBL Works:
New Tool for PBL Teaching & Learning

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Publisher Robert Martellacci, our Canadian partner and King of Canadian Ed Tech, is our guest with tremendous insight and information on education in Canada. We also encourage you to check out the Mindshare Learning Technology section of the journal ...
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CANADIAN ED TECH UPDATE: THE MINDSHARE REPORT

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NATIONAL COUNCIL OF THE SOCIAL STUDIES PREVIEWING THE 2020 VIRTUAL NCSS CONVENTION Advancing Social Justice is the theme, but it covers even more than that as geography educators join in with the theme Envisioning a Global Future. Learn all about it... and start planning now, because the social studies are ...
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NCSS: Previewing the 2020 National Social Studies/Geography Virtual Convention

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A podcast on humanities education with the one and only Dr. Gholdy Muhammad. Need we say more? A must listen! Also check out this excellent article she co-wrote earlier this year: Teaching Toward Genius: An Equity Model for Pedagogy in Action ...
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Rethinking the Humanities in Education
With Dr. Gholdy Muhammad

Our very special guest, Brown Economics Professor Emily Oster, explains the national database that empowers school leaders and policy makers, as well as the general public, to examine current conditions of schools nationwide. See the dashboard here: https://covidschooldashboard.com/ ...
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The Covid-19 School Response Dashboard

Meet Megan O'Connor who is managing the Boost program from Kaplan. Boost By Kaplan helps pre-college students close the workforce readiness gap ...
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BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN EDUCATION AND WORKFORCE READINESS

Learn about one of the most innovatively designed schools in the U.S., Eden Park Elementary in Cranston, Rhode Island. Principal Courtney Sevigny talks about the recent redesign of space and furniture... and we thank our friends at Norva Nivel furniture for the introduction to Courtney ...
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SCHOOL SPACE AND ITS IMPACT ON LEARNING

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Launching for FREE on October 6th, 2020 - This is Our Chance Film Festival is ready for you to REGISTER NOW! Listen above for details. This festival is for all who are looking to understand the ways in which race, education, and youth empowerment intersect AND the ways in which ...
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THE ‘THIS IS OUR CHANCE’ VIRTUAL EQUITY FILM FESTIVAL

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EQUITY DRIVEN PRACTICES TO GROW CONFIDENT AND CAPABLE KIDS Let Grow is an exciting new SEL program about creating opportunities in class settings  for rigorous instruction and projects  that build confidence ...
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EQUITY DRIVEN PRACTICES TO GROW CONFIDENT AND CAPABLE KIDS

A CCSSO show : ALABAMA SCHOOLS : CLAIMING NEW WINS IN CHALLENGING TIMES ...We welcome Alabama's Sate Superintendent, Dr. Eric G. Mackey and the state's ongoing efforts to improve education amidst COVID JOIN THE AMERICAN CONSORTIUM FOR EQUITY IN EDUCATION AT http://WWW.ACE-ED.ORG, FREE TO ALL PreK-12 educators. While on site, enjoy ...
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ALABAMA SCHOOLS : CLAIMING NEW WINS IN CHALLENGING TIMES



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