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What’s going on?

03.10.15 | 0 Comments | ,
Kids need help communicating about what happens at school each day.... Read More

“There you go again”

03.05.15 | 0 Comments | ,
Proposed new rules on teacher preparation will create more problems than they solve.... Read More

Now is the time for project-based learning

03.03.15 | 1 Comment | ,
People seem to be built for project-based learning. So why aren't we doing more of it?... Read More

Boosting the number of male teachers of color

02.24.15 | 0 Comments | , ,
Minority-serving institutions play a key role in boosting the number of male teachers of color.... Read More

Bilingual education and the role of minority-serving institutions

12.04.14 | 0 Comments | ,
teacher education and certification programs are at the core of improving bilingual education.... Read More

What matters is what’s measured — not who measures it

12.02.14 | 0 Comments | ,
The PISA exam results convey useful information to national-level policy makers — but may not be so helpful to individual schools.... Read More

John Goodlad remembered

12.01.14 | 0 Comments
John Goodlad, 94, died Nov. 29 in Seattle, Washington.... Read More

The potential of Birth3 partnerships

11.24.14 | 0 Comments | ,
Informal, unplanned collaborations can play a big role in developing trust and relationships and help build capacity and organizational change in Birth-3d learning efforts.... Read More

Can I be Zubin Mehta?

11.18.14 | 0 Comments | ,
Teachers are often compared to coaches, but conductors may be a more appropriate metaphor.... Read More

What’s tenure got to do with it?

11.11.14 | 6 Comments |
What's wrong with tenure? Not as much as opponents claim.... Read More


PDK International Study Tours bring together two things I’m passionate about: education and travel. The mix of school visits and conversations with cultural experiences has offered me the chance to see new places and think about education in different ways.
DANIELLE DENNIS, PDK member and past Emerging Leader