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June 25, 2024, 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM EDT, Virtual

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Learner-Centered Strategy Showcase: Operationalizing a Portrait of a Learner

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Insights from the Field

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Five Things to Consider When Implementing Standards-based Grading

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Why It’s Important to Align Your Master Schedule to Your Vision

Reconsidering the master schedule as an element in how you realize your vision for teaching and learning

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For Leaders, From Leaders: Mindset Shifts for Sustainable Change

A growth mindset for education leaders creates space for innovation and systems change. Here’s how it could look.

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