Author Archives: Catlin Tucker

Disengaged Teachers: A Problem We Need to Solve

I frequently hear about high numbers of students who are not engaged in their learning, but I hear less about teachers who are not engaged in their work. However, a Gallup Poll found that 57% of teachers report that they … Continue reading

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Not All Screen Time Is Created Equal

As a parent, I am fiercely protective of my children. I want them to be kids. I want them to play sports, get lost in great books, collect bugs in our backyard, and engage with one another creating art projects, … Continue reading

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NEW School Update: Class Size Matters

This won’t surprise anyone in education, but class size matters. It matters a lot. The bigger the class, the harder it is to meet the individual needs of the learners in our classrooms. As I began to pilot NEW School … Continue reading

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