August and September bring the excitement of a new school year, filled with new possibilities, to students and teachers. Apperson is offering a free 22-page eBook designed exclusively for educators to kick off the school year. The topics are as wide ranging as they are instructive: tips to help teachers be at their resilient best, ideas for engaging parents, suggestions for classroom and learning materials, test-prep made fun, and a wealth of other content to make this school year the best ever.
The nonprofit Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL) and several other organizations have released guidance to help schools meet the social and emotional needs of students as they return to school after prolonged closures.
The Bill & MelindaGates Foundation wants to use a multimillion-dollar grant program to remove barriers to algebra—a gateway to higher-level mathematics—for English language learners, students from families in poverty, and Latino and Black students.
Whether you’re teaching in person, remotely, or in a hybrid model, it’s critical to close learning gaps this school year. Renaissance Focus Skills help you prioritize instruction by focusing on the most essential skills first. Focus Skills are based on your state standards and show you what every student needs to learn for success. Download literacy and math Focus Skills for free.