Posts by Alesha Bishop

Future of Learning

Smart Review: Doing Good

Alesha Bishop shares a book review on Doing Good, by Thomas A. Nazario and Kelly Quayle, a book that provides a clear, customizable ten-lesson curriculum to help students take actions to make the world a truly better place.

Leadership

Smart Review | The Teacher Liberation Handbook

The Teacher Liberation Handbook shares author Joel Hammon's journey as a public school teacher to co-founder of the Princeton Learning Cooperative, and provides advice for anyone interested in starting an alternative education organization.

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ClassDojo: A Tool not a Teacher

We all know that tools can be used in many ways, both good and bad. ClassDojo is just that—a tool. As a parent, I don’t want to take a good tool out of a teacher’s hands, but I need to communicate with my child’s teacher if I feel a particular tool isn’t working for my child.