Innovation

Entrepreneurial Approach to Educational Needs: A Conversation with Andrew Neumann

Introduction: About a year ago I was introduced to Andrew Neumann and Open Sky Education at a Summit for urban schools. If you’ve read my blog over the years you’ll know my skepticism for Charter Schools, but I’d never come across an education provider that was a hybrid Charter School Management Organization as well as …

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Thomas Arnett: Amplify the Teacher Effect with Technology

Introduction: As someone who espouses innovation in Education I’ve always been skeptical of the technocrats who push the cure-all that technology should be for Education. My qualms have always been twofold, first technology as the replacement for the relationship between teacher and student and second the lack of relationship between learners in a communal drive …

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Kim Marshall: A Conversation about Innovation, Leadership and Teaching Quality

Introduction: Recently, I began to reach out to friends and mentors to help me think through leadership, innovation, and educational issues that continue to provide me great passion for the work I get to do within our profession. My first attempt at this sort of recorded blog was with Rex Miller on Leadership and MindShift, …

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Choosing PD Conferences: 3 Criteria

Introduction: Recently, two blogs were written in regards to choosing conferences that I found helpful for Christian school leaders. CACE Fellow, Paul Neal, wrote a blog entitled Thinking about Conferences?  as he reflected on conferences he attended this past year while our friends at Sevenstar recently published a blog entitled A Guide to the Premier …

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CACE Innovation Lab Webinar: “ESEA and Private Schools”

Private school students and teachers are eligible to participate in certain federal education programs under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), which was recently reauthorized by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).  This presentation by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Non-Public Education will provide information about ESEA programs that can provide support …

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