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Video: Effective Educational Leadership

Video: Effective Educational Leadership

Kate Cohen ask the question: What kinds of educational leaders can help students and teachers thrive and meet their potential? Principals, Superintendents, coaches, and department heads can help students and teachers thrive by meeting their potential. According to Kate, those leaders that can use relationship building, realistic goal setting and being authentic can increase leadership effectiveness. Kate gives a timely, real life example of a true school leader. Watch the video to learn more!

 
Video: Trends in Professional Development for Teachers

Video: Trends in Professional Development for Teachers

In this video blog post, Kate discusses trends in professional development that hold promise for making ongoing teacher training more helpful and effective and appreciated by participants. Teachers often provide professional development for their colleagues over blogs, through teacher social networks or over lunch in their school using methods such as a blended learning environment, incorporating technology in the classroom and differentiation. Watch the video now!

 
Video: The Future of Technology in the Classroom!

Video: The Future of Technology in the Classroom!

Kate shares insights into the future of technology in the classroom. Will the classroom include self learning environments where students will have blue tooth stereo implants in their ears?

 
Homework Excuses

Homework Excuses

Real Homework Excuses from Real Teachers on Facebook! Infographic!

 
Bullying

Bullying

Imagine your students working out problems without teacher, school administrator, adult intervention. Think it can’t be done? Well it can with peer mediation! Educator, Kate Cohen discusses successful bullying prevention methods including peer mediation. Learn how conflict resolution can impact your classroom and schoolyard.

 
Hurricane Sandy – Communicating With Students After a Disaster

Hurricane Sandy – Communicating With Students After a Disaster

Hurricane Sandy not only caused a lot of physical damage, it left thousands of school children feeling fearful and vulnerable and uncertain about the future. Kate talks about how we can communicate with students after a natural disaster such as hurricane Sandy.

 
Hertz Furniture Sandy Relief Program: 20% Off & QuickShip on 1,100+ Items

Hertz Furniture Sandy Relief Program: 20% Off & QuickShip on 1,100+ Items

In support of our friends and neighbors who have been affected by Superstorm Sandy, Hertz Furniture is offering a 20% discount and QuickShip on all furniture from Academia, AmTab, Eurotech, NPS, OSC and ScreenFlex.

Choose from a wide variety of school and office furniture including classroom furniture, cafeteria tables, casegoods, teacher desks, task and office seating, facilities furniture, lecterns, podiums and mobile partitions.
Schools and others in NH, RI, MA, CT, NY, NJ, PA, DE, MD, DC, VA and WV who order before Thanksgiving are eligible.

 
Hertz Furniture CEO Appears on Lifetime TV’s The Balancing Act

Hertz Furniture CEO Appears on Lifetime TV’s The Balancing Act

Embed this Video! Click in the box, then copy it and paste into your site. <iframe src=”http://www.youtube.com/embed/Wf_lvsUsqmY” frameborder=”0″ width=”480″ height=”360″></iframe> Hertz Furniture CEO Saul Wagner, an authority on educational ergonomics and classroom design, and John Musso, Executive Director of the Association of School Business Officials (ASBO) appeared on Lifetime Television’s popular morning show, The Balancing Act on […]