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).
Monday, July 4, 2011
Happy Fourth of July!
On a day when we celebrate the founding of our nation, I'd encourage you to take a moment to think about the foundation of your beliefs. What do you believe about schools, learning, and students and how do you reflect those beliefs? What are the three core beliefs that you would not compromise, no matter what?