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In Batavia, Not-So-Strange Bedfellows

Batavia Local School District entered a partnership with Battelle for Kids to create teacher-led professional learning teams (PLTs), district leaders purposefully paired teachers in different grades and subject levels. Doing so eliminated the temptation to focus on tasks involving curriculum, planning, and common assessments. Instead, teachers could focus on observing each other, developing personalized growth plans, and supporting each other as they put those plans into place.

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Magic, beasts, dreams and SuperDads: The power of animated storytelling

Through American Refugees, filmmakers are helping tell the story of families, homelessness, and resilience

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Literacy by Design

The Literacy Design Collaborative has helped teachers deepen their use of complex texts and create effective writing assignments that build on students’ knowledge.

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Connecting Farmers in Uganda – Why Empowering Public Libraries with Technology is So Important

How can libraries help farmers? Watch this video and find out.

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Sharing a Global Health Success Story With a Simple Party Trick

At my organization Gapminder, we were curious: does the public know what percentage of children in the world actually get the basic vaccines today? The answer might surprise you!

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