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What Do We Mean By “High-Quality” Technical Assistance?

 Many organizations offer technical assistance (TA) to teacher preparation programs seeking to improve their programming. But until recently, there was no common way to assess the impact of that technical assistance or even define what high-quality technical assistance looks like. How...
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What Students and Teachers Should Know

Over the last few months we’ve worked with the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation (MSDF) to create – and launch – the How I Know: Designing Meaningful Formative Assessment Practice project. #HowIKnow was created in an effort to improve and...
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Why Be a Teacher Leader?

Kevin Cormier is a 7th and 8th grade math teacher at Nissitissit Middle School in Pepperell, MA. You can learn more about Kevin’s teacher leadership here. Over the past couple of years, there have been more and more narratives about...
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Students Benefit from Teacher Leadership

My grade-level colleagues and I attended the Teacher Leadership in Action Conference at the Microsoft Center in Burlington, MA on December 1st, 2017. The event was sponsored by Education First and included educators, administrators, consultants, and advocates. I included many of...
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