School Leaders Aiding Teen Innovation

School Leaders Aiding Teen Innovation

Story Credit: This story was originally published on Scholastic District Administrator under the “Down the Hall” column by Dr. Rod Berger. Jack Andraka has become a household name, around the world ,for his scientific breakthroughs, passion for education and enthusiasm for innovation. Andraka took time to discuss the pivotal role school leaders have played in his development(…)

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Are School Leaders Comfortable with Blended Learning?

Are School Leaders Comfortable with Blended Learning?

Story Credit: This story was originally published on Scholastic District Administrator under the “Down the Hall” column by Dr. Rod Berger. Blended learning has captured the attention of innovators, educators and students around the world. The growing question is how will educational leaders view this modern and technological approach to curriculum delivery and experience. Dr.(…)

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Speaking For Students on Global Stage

Speaking For Students on Global Stage

Dr. Russell Quaglia the Founder/President of the Quaglia Institute for Student Aspirations talks about his attendance and speech at the Education World Forum last month in London and what it is like to be surrounded with global leaders in education. Dr. Quaglia has also penned a new book with co-author Michael Corso that I highly(…)

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The Impact of Bullying in America

The Impact of Bullying in America

The Core spent time with Toni Orrange Torchia, School Psychology Doctoral Candidate at State University of New York at Buffalo, who recently penned a chapter for the new book ‘Youth Suicide and Bullying.’ Torchia also works at the Alberti Center for Bullying Abuse Prevention and discusses the nuances of bullying and the role mental health(…)

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Rewiring School Culture

Rewiring School Culture

Issues of school culture make for good press and discussion amongst theorists. Dr. Todd Whitaker, a former teacher and principal at multiple levels, has come out with a new book through ASCD that contextualizes culture giving readers a transparent and honest look at transforming the hallways and classrooms of their campuses. Whitaker’s passion for education(…)

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A ‘New’ Kind of Education Conference

Kelly Tenkely joins us to talk about the upcoming 5-Sigma Edu Conference being held February 20-22nd at the Anastasis Academy in Colorado. Anastasis Academy, prides itself on embarking on a continual process of discovery. 5-Sigma Edu Conference is a place to learn with world-changing thinkers and innovators within the education community. 5-Sigma is a declaration of discovery. In(…)

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The Reinvention of U.S. Public Education with Steven Hodas

The Reinvention of U.S. Public Education with Steven Hodas

Steven Hodas continues to provide unique perspectives to a clamoring audience of education leaders and innovators desperate to reinvent public education in the U.S. Hodas most recent post as Executive Director for NY city’s iZone or Office of Innovation within the department of ed provided a path lit with promise sadly undone by the political machine.(…)

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Handwriting in Education is Back!

Handwriting in Education is Back!

Paddy Padmanabhan, CEO of MyScript, spent time with the Core to discuss cutting-edge handwriting recognition solutions that have begun to impact classrooms around the world. MyScript’s advanced knowledge of handwriting resulted from years of research utilizing over 150 experts around the world. The Core encourages you to watch the video below to see the wide-spread(…)

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