A Balanced Look into School Social Media Policies

June 7, 2016

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When discussing social media policies,  there are two major federal policies educators must consider, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) of 1998 and the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA)…

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How Do We Teach 21st Century Students?

May 31, 2016

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By: TJ Scholl from SEEN Magazine All students, regardless of where they live or their socioeconomic status and cultural backgrounds, are equally deserving and capable of responding to educational experiences and…

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How to Build Engagement with Parents and Key Stakeholders

July 14, 2015

Creating an atmosphere where parent engagement is a purposeful partnership that is culturally responsive throughout a school or district starts with district and school leaders. School and district administrators set…

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5 Ways to Increase Student Achievement through Family and Community Engagement

July 1, 2015

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Numerous studies show that engaging families in their children’s education increases student success and decreases dropout rates. Research also shows that community engagement is essential for student achievement as well…

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