SmartBrief Originals
Connecting education professionals with industry news, insights, resources and trends.
4 digital tools for teacher mentors

From communicating to skill training, four tools for teacher coaches.

What’s trending? From Common Core to teacher strikes, don’t miss these most-read stories.

How to choose projection technology

Six questions to ask when considering projection technology for your learning spaces.

What’s trending? From implicit bias to “Be Best,” don’t miss these most-read stories.

Media literacy professional development specialist Frank Baker offers advice.

3 apps for your student newsroom

Want to boost engagement and readership of your school newspaper? Three tools to get you there.

What’s trending? From tutoring to class discussions, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Three principles for planning personalized professional development

How "Chair Yoga" supports SEL

In-person and virtual yoga sessions teach mindfulness and stress relief.

The Editor's Choice Content Award celebrates educator-written content. Meet the winners.

What’s trending? From teacher stress to bilingual pre-K, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Tamara Fyke describes how leaders can create and sustain an SEL mindset.

Dare to jump

Five ways to encourage students to embrace meaningful risks.

What’s trending? From self-paced learning to self-care, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Educator Jim Dillon reflects on the importance of letting learning sink in.