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Noah Klein

Making Time for Teacher Leadership

Melissa Shearon is a KDE Recovery Specialist, but before then, she was a JCPS teacher who participated in the Kentucky Classroom Teachers Enacting Positive Solutions action research cohort. Her story is below. If you are interested in taking part in 2018-2019, please look here for more application information […]

Do Teachers Make A Difference?

By Sheryl Woods sheryl.boyd@jefferson.kyschools.us @TeacherLadyKY I was asked, not that long ago, “Do teachers make a difference?”  The answer, to me, is obvious. Of course they make a difference. There would be minimal learning happening in schools if there were no teachers. But where exactly does the impact […]

Pajama Learning

noah.klein@jefferson.kyschools.us @mrkleinsenglish Any teacher worth their salt ascribes to an essential truth; we can learn something every day from anyone we meet.  Professionally, teachers tend to gain new knowledge in one of two scenarios.  The first is in our classrooms.  Period to period and day to day, we […]