Three Tips for Effective Team Building

Jan

ASCD Blog by Fred Ende, Director of Curriculum and Instruction Services for the Putnam/Northern Westchester Board of Cooperative Educational Services. A new school year is a vital time for leaders to focus on strengthening our teams, and going into this one in particular, our ability to work together effectively will be even more necessary.

Re-Entry Forum 2021 – Session 1

Jan

What lessons have we learned from the Covid19 Pandemic?  In session 1, students, parents, teachers, principals, superintendents, and school board members share their experiences.

4 Actions Leaders Can Take for Racial Equity

Jan

An ASCDExpress Article written by Nilda Irizarry and published in February 2020. As leaders, we can carry the torch for equity by sharing the power to change our schools with our colleagues, our students, and their families.  

Keep It Simple, Schools

Jan

An ASCD Article written by Justin Reich.  Published September 2020.

The Private Logic Behind a Trauma-Informed Mindset

Jan

ASCD Article by Jason A. Haap.  Published April 2020. Students who have experienced trauma often have an unconscious set of beliefs that can impact their behavior. As educators seek to counterbalance this negative thinking, they must reframe students’ private logic, too.

Teaching to Strengths: Supporting Students Living with Trauma, Violence, and Chronic Stress (Sept 2017)

Jan

Free On-Demand ASCD Webinar with Debbie Zacarian, Lourdes Alvarez-Ortiz, and Judie Haynes Duration:  1 hour Summary Half of U.S. students come to school having experienced or still experiencing some type of trauma, violence, or chronic stress. This startling statistic presents a challenge to all educators, especially because very little professional literature focuses on teaching this population and doing so from … Read More