Rigor is creating an environment in which each student is expected to learn at high levels,
each student is supported so he or she can learn at high levels,
and each student demonstrates learning at high levels (Blackburn, 2008).

Friday, November 20, 2009

Encouraging Teachers

This video from Eye on Education shares my story of working with teachers in a high-poverty school. One of my struggles is when I see teachers who feel disheartened and disempowered. Here's what happened during my visit! http://blog.talesfromateachersheart.com/2009/06/09/from-the-archive-season-1-episode-9--their-best-hope.aspx

Friday, November 13, 2009

Any Principals Reading?

My latest book was written with Dr. Ron Williamson of Eastern Michigan University. For resources and a sneak peek, head over to my site.