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So far Jane Kennedy has created 16 blog entries.
8 09, 2020

Are You a Leader or Are You Being the Boss?

2020-09-08T20:05:17+00:00

In this article, you will learn:

  • The differences in being a leader or being the boss and why it matters.
  • How to determine your own style and why it is critical to developing the skill of instructional leadership.
  • Where to find additional support for developing instructional leadership (www.elevatedachievement.com).
Are You a Leader or Are You Being the Boss?2020-09-08T20:05:17+00:00
1 09, 2020

How to Support Students in Owning Their Mathematics at Home

2020-09-04T23:02:55+00:00

In this article you will learn...

  • Mathematical thinking (metacognition) is crucial for mathematical success.
  • Teachers can support students to be mathematical thinkers, even when they are at home.
  • How to use a series of questions and sentence frames that push mathematical thinking and speaking skills.
How to Support Students in Owning Their Mathematics at Home2020-09-04T23:02:55+00:00
16 07, 2020

What’s the Buzz About Student Agency?

2020-08-26T00:53:24+00:00

In this article, you will learn...

  • The benefits of student agency are student motivation and engagement and empowers students to take initiative and greater control in their learning.
  • Utilizing student agency provides students with the opportunities to own their learning.
  • Teachers play a critical role in equipping students with the knowledge and skills they need to be successful agents in their learning.
What’s the Buzz About Student Agency?2020-08-26T00:53:24+00:00
2 06, 2020

How to Build Your Dream School

2020-09-08T19:55:32+00:00

In this article, you will learn...

  • What your dream school could look like and sound like.
  • Instructional leadership is a skill that administrators can develop and is critical to elevating student achievement.
  • Where to find additional support for developing instructional leadership.
How to Build Your Dream School2020-09-08T19:55:32+00:00
2 06, 2020

How to Prepare for the Unknown

2020-08-17T23:39:49+00:00

In this article, you will learn...

  • Education consistently goes through many types of changes, some planned, some controllable, and some unknowable.
  • Investing your resources in ensuring students have best, first instruction from their teachers is the strongest investment an administrator can make.
  • All student learning is driven by standards-based curriculum, efficient instruction, regular assessment, and a positive academic climate.
How to Prepare for the Unknown2020-08-17T23:39:49+00:00