Brad Meltzer of History Channel’s Decoded on the importance of supporting school libraries

The Unsung Heroes in our Schools I write about heroes. I spent ten years writing the books Heroes for My Daughter and Heroes for My Son, to give my children examples of inspiring people whose virtues, talents and wisdom made them such great role models. There were some famous heroes in those books, ranging from […]

Things I found this week 3/29/2012

Education Week Teacher: What Neuroscience Tells Us About Deepening Learning Teachers are brain-changers. As I’ve described in a previous article , our daily work physically alters students’ neural networks. The more frequently a student’s brain retrieves and connects information, the better the chance that the student will recall it quickly and accurately. The strongest-and most […]