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Implementing a New Curriculum: Our Growth Points

In my last post, I shared all of the amazing things we’re celebrating in Guilford County after implementing new curricula district wide....

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Implementing a New Curriculum: What We're Celebrating

Change is hard.

Those words may not ring more true than they do for a district leader going through a curriculum adoption. As a district....

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Why is Everyone Providing the Same OER Math Curriculum?

After the standards were implemented across the country, traditional textbook companies failed to support educators and districts in the....

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POWERSFULMATH: "Good Curriculum Matters: Here's Your Proof"

Brooke Powers shares outcomes from her district after one year of Open Up Resources 6–8 Math. They were phenomenal.

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BetterLesson: "How BetterLesson Coaching and the Open Up Resources Math Curriculum Made My Classroom More Student-Centered

In this interview, Kim Kellam shares her thoughts on how working with her BetterLesson Instructional Coach has supported her in....

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Less is More: Planning for Active Learning Inside a Student’s Head

I wonder how many children got off the school bus today and told their caregivers that they didn’t learn anything in school?....

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Active Learning in Math Class: How Discussion, Collaboration, and Productive Struggle Add Up

The conversations we have with educators regularly knock our socks off, and this interview with David Parascand was no exception. David....

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Look Who's Talking

By Christina Riley, EL Education

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Let’s Change the Conversation About Curriculum

Last week, I joined leaders from one hundred of the most pioneering districts in the country at the Digital Promise League of Innovative....

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Top Ten Open Up Resources Grade 8 Math Lessons

We’ve had so much fun sharing our Top Ten 6th Grade and 7th Grade math lessons with you, and writing this blog post was no different.....

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