Two days at Camp McDowell in Jasper, led by Nancy Love, author of Using Data to Improve Learning for […]read more
The Alabama Best Practices Center works to help teachers and administrators develop the competence, commitment, and courage to do whatever it takes to improve student learning.
After reading Regie Routman’s Literacy Essentials, “I became even more convinced that literacy instruction is central to every class, subject, and student,” writes Cathy Gassenheimer. “It’s a comprehensive guide to strengthening students’ reading, writing, speaking, and comprehension skills across the curriculum.”read more
Montgomery’s Brain Forest Summer Academy Reaffirms Learning Can Be Fun, Culturally Relevant, and Intentional
Science teacher and A+ summer intern Shelton Bowens visited Montgomery’s Brain Forest Summer Academy a few weeks ago and came away convinced that “students in Alabama are growing and achieving” in educational settings where “learning is fun, culturally relevant and intentional every day.”read more