FREE! Literacy Instruction remains the cornerstone of a solid education, and educators are revisiting traditional approaches to teaching reading while also introducing new strategies and technologies. In this Spotlight, read how schools are creating authentic reading experiences for resistant readers, building early literacy among English-language learners, and the role of ed-tech tools in differentiating reading instruction. Reading Plus (September 14, 2016)
FREE! While the English-language learner population grows steadily, schools are focusing on preparing these students for long-term success. In this Spotlight, explore what research tells us about teaching ELLs, learn how schools can build relationships with the families of ELLs, and read how schools are keeping ELL students on track to graduate. Middlebury (September 14, 2016)
FREE! As schools become more data-driven, there is a renewed focus on protecting student-data privacy. In this Spotlight, see how districts are being rewarded for protecting student data, how schools are pushing the boundaries of classroom analytics, and what can be done to improve data-privacy training for educators. Sungard (September 14, 2016)
FREE! As writing expectations change under the common-core standards, educators are using new approaches to teach an old practice. In this Spotlight, learn about evolving school writing curricula, innovative ways to develop students’ analytical skills, and the role of creative writing in the classroom. Turnitin (August 15, 2016)
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