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Professional development

Strengthening leadership teams

  • Expertise is not the (only) answer: A new look at teamwork in education leadership <article> Monica Higgins

Developing skills and beliefs

  • Reforming the education of school leaders <article> Jerome Murphy

Teach for understanding

  • Origins of a framework for effective practice <article> Howard Gardner, David Perkins, and Vito Perrone

Using data to raise student achievement

  • From lipstick to learning: Research goes to school <article> Kurt Fischer

Effective classroom practices

  • Treating the “instructional core”: Education rounds <article> Richard Elmore, Elizabeth City, and Lee Teitel

Online professional development

  • WIDE World <summary + link> David Perkins and Martha Stone Wiske
  • Why use the Web for professional development? <video> Martha Stone Wiske

Book review

  • Online Professional Development for Teachers <review> Chris Dede

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