A tool for fostering intentional and purposeful learning
Educators share how they've made exit tickets a powerful tool for supporting students
Using academic choice boards to build metacognition
Here are our top 25 most-visited posts of 2018.
Strategies for moving beyond "follow-the-leader" style art projects and developing an art curriculum that supports student learning across subjects
An overview of the Instructional Practice Guide suite of tools
Why building a culturally responsive classroom matters for the success of ALL students
Why instructional practice should be at the heart of all instructional materials decisions
Exploring the updates to the Instructional Practice Guide
How implementing Pear Deck changed my classroom.
What makes a good interim assessment program?
An inside look at the development of summative assessments
A technology integrationist introduces digital tools to support collaboration, communication, creativity, and critical thinking.
A Technology Integrationist’s Guide to 21st Century Learning (Part 1)
Providing teachers with content-focused options for coaching support
Helping All Kids Grapple with Grade-Level Content
How I use graphic organizers in my classroom to promote student independence
Concrete strategies to help classroom educators get involved with assessment design
Best practices for creating homework that raises student achievement
Avoid common pitfalls in the ELA classroom with these strategies
Learn how the Instructional Practice Toolkit can help teachers make connections between planning, instruction, and student outcomes.
Using effective feedback to help students master their learning goals
A new framework for developing and implementing clear district-wide support for teaching and learning
See how using this goal-setting structure can help you achieve content-focused goals during the school year
Findings from a 2017 survey about instructional materials usage among educators
Working with teachers to improve their understanding and use of curricular materials
Finding unbiased information about instructional materials.
What should we look for in powerful classrooms?
Amid the sea of free online materials and digital applications, here are five places we’d start our search.
Learn how educators can use Pinterest to identify and collect high-quality instructional resources
An experienced educator introduces different support methods to allow struggling students to engage with grade-level materials.
Identifying excellence in instructional materials
Learn about free, high-quality mini-assessments for math and literacy.
Learn how examining assessment items can be a source of professional development and deepen your understanding of the Shifts
A veteran Journeys user shares recommendations to improve basal lessons and better support teachers and students.
One of the reviewers explains how the assessment review was conducted and what the findings mean for educators and students.
Strategies to scaffold instruction of Standards-aligned, complex texts
Common Core-aligned assessments must capitalize on teacher-student relationships