Self-Esteem: Can We Hand It to Our Kids on a Silver Platter? (Committee for Children Blogs)

Original article: http://www.cfchildren.org/about-us/blogs/self-esteem-can-we-hand-it-to-our-kids-on-a-silver-platter Published on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 Self-Esteem: Can We Hand It to Our Kids on a Silver Platter? Happy National Boost-Your-Self-Esteem Month! How are you celebrating? I’ve decided to mark the occasion by exploring where the self-esteem “movement” is today. First, though, some thoughts

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Learning to Choose, Choosing to Learn

Learning to Choose, Choosing to Learn: The Key to Student Motivation and Achievement (ASCD, 2016) is all about how we can help students become more energized, independent, and self-motivated. Written for a K-12 audience across all content areas, any teacher in any role will find concrete and

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PARCC is Out of Line

PARCC is Out of Line

Today’s post comes to us from guest blogger Louise Law. She and I had a fascinating conversation about PARCC testing when I was working in her school district recently, and I encouraged her to write some of her thoughts up into a post. I’m excited to share

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