Posts by Jessica Slusser

Equity & Access

Returning to School: Why Video Is Here to Stay

As you plan for the return to school, whether you’re an educator or a school leader, video is here to stay. Jessica Slusser explores ways to implement video and shares resources to support all staff this fall and beyond.

Future of Learning

Where to Be During SXSW EDU 2019

It’s that time of year where we all make our way down to Austin, Texas for SXSW EDU. We’re excited to spend four days together discussing education innovation with our fellow optimistic, forward-thinking stakeholders who are aiming to impact the future of learning.

STEM & Maker

Helping Every Learner Identify as a “Math Person”

Recently, Curriculum Associates released a new white paper on culturally responsive classrooms. Included in that guide are four key components necessary to practice “culturally responsive mathematics teaching." Reflecting on these components, understand that there is no such thing as a “math person,” and that high-quality math instruction is key to helping learners shed that perception.

Leadership

Micro-Grants for Transformative Professional Development

This Fall, a free open PD library was launched called Learn Next. Now Learn Next and their partners are kicking it up a notch and have released a micro-grant opportunity built especially for districts and organizations who are ready to reimagine and reinvigorate professional development.