Boston Teacher Leadership Summit

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A Whole Child Approach to Academic Success

Since 2009, RIASCD has concentrated its efforts on a Whole Child initiative, originated by ASCD. We believe that the essence of the Whole Child Initiative is to strengthen education in Rhode Island by explicitly linking educational reform infrastructure to the tenets (Healthy, Safe, Engaged, Supported, and Challenged) and to operationalize them for people who are empowered to make change. RIASCD has assembled partners ...more »

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Boston Teacher Leadership Summit

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Elementary Science (K-5) and the STAAR

The basic foundation of my Teacher Leadership Idea is encouraging academic growth in the area of science in elementary. More importantly, the successful collaboration of teachers in grades 3 through 5. In the state of Texas, students in public education are assessed in fifth grade in science, math and reading. Much emphasis is placed on both reading and math at a very young age, but science (as well as social studies) ...more »

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