Partnering to Lead Change in Education

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Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in The EDGEucator |

Two strategies to combat test stress by Eva Kohlmoos on April 19, 2017 in Blog, Nashville • 0 Comments This month across the state of Tennessee students will take assessments in math, reading, science and social studies to measure their learning over the course of the school year and their preparedness for the upcoming year. It’s easy to get overly amped during this time and create a stress-filled environment for kids and adults...

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Start with Public Education, Says the Nellie Mae Education Foundation!

Posted by on Mar 12, 2017 in The EDGEucator |

To Put America First, Start With Public Education @NellieMaeEdFdn Nick DonohueFollow President & CEO of @NellieMaeEdFdn: leading efforts to reshape public education to be more equitable & more effective for all learners. Mar 2 President Trump and Education Secretary DeVos have made clear their intention to divert public education dollars by way of vouchers to private institutions, arguing that these options...

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Terrific Blog Post on EduTalk in Tennessee on Reading Growth by @EvaKohlmoos

Posted by on Feb 28, 2017 in The EDGEucator |

How to support your child’s reading growth by Eva Kohlmoos on February 28, 2017 in Blog, Nashville • 0 Comments What’s the best way parents can support their child’s reading growth at home? Read every night.   That sounds simple enough but anyone who has had the “have you done your homework” conversation knows this can be easier said than done. Here are a few tips for success that can make reading every night a...

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Jeff Archer, an EDGE Strategic Partner!

Posted by on Feb 26, 2017 in The EDGEucator |

Jeff Archer, President & Founder, Knowledge Design Partners LLC ( Jeff leads KDP, which provides communications and knowledge management services to education organizations and innovators working to improve teaching and student learning. KPD partners with clients to share powerful and often complex ideas in clear and compelling ways, using graphics, narratives, data, and video. Through KDP, Jeff served as a lead...

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Marty Orland, an EDGE Strategic Partner!

Posted by on Jan 22, 2017 in The EDGEucator |

Dr. Martin Orland (PhD) is an independent consultant whose varied educational leadership roles have consistently focused on filling the nexus between evidence-based knowledge and improved policy and practice.  He most recently spent nine years as Senior Program Director for Evaluation and Policy Research at WestEd as well as founding director of its Washington DC office.  During his WestEd tenure Orland led a nationwide staff conducting...

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