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You may have noticed your SmartBrief has been arriving earlier the past few weeks. What do you think of the change?
Congress is poised to change the No Child Left Behind Act, and testing has been a focus of debate. Which of the following testing requirements do you think Congress should adopt?
What aspect of student development would you like to see emphasized more in school accountability or ratings systems?
Which career and technical education programs do you offer or want to offer to your students?
Thinking about any teams you participate in within your school (including grade-level or content-area teams), how often are you clear about the student outcomes you are working toward together?
Which of the following resources do you use most often to stay up to date on academic education research?
What challenges does your school or district face with its career and technical education programs?
Are career and technical education programs a priority for your school or district?
What is the most challenging aspect of lesson or unit planning?
Thinking about any teams you participate in within your school (including grade-level or content-area teams), how often do you challenge each other and engage in hard conversations?
What do you think most contributes to creating a positive school culture?
What do you think is the most important education topic addressed in the president's State of the Union speech on Tuesday night?
Are your teachers prepared to issue the new online state tests?
What is the role of K-12 schools in narrowing the skills gap and preparing a 21st-century workforce?