The lessons from Asian education systems do not relate to what helped them achieve their high scores on international comparative tests, but to the efforts they have engaged in over the past few decades to transform their educational practices. Read more about it here.
Remember Walter Cronkite's signature sign off on CBS - "And that's the way it is." Now think of a robot taking over and sounding as human as him. Read here
If we want to improve schools and communities, we need to first meet students where they are. Could we all agree? A breakdown by Knowledge Works
My daughter is learning how to read informational text via Newsela in 2nd grade. This site is phenomenal, it is now introducing units for U.S. History per grade level. More on it here
Here's an app that allows you to be an engaged parent - seesaw