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Noah Klein

Jump In, Ride the Wave, and Embrace NGSS

by Chelsea Haynes chelsea.haynes@jefferson.kyschools.us @MrsHaynesSci The Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) have been on the rise and new state assessments went into pilot mode this year. Over the last three years, our district has been ‘rolling out’ lessons to align with NGSS, and also incorporate the current modules […]

My School is Racist

by Jazmine Anderson @JNAnderson122 jazmine.anderson@jefferson.kyschools.us As a black, female educator, I am no stranger to tense conversations. When I was still a pre-service educator, I heard countless discussions centered around the topic of race and every complication that follows it. Some conversations were examples of genuine human interaction […]

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Introducing the JCPSForward Blog Series!

Created in July 2015, JCPSForward has become a strategic, intentional teacher-led effort to identify and connect the educators in JCPS that are deeply impacting teaching and learning. In 2 years, JCPSForward has helped bring Twitter chats (#JCPSchat), the #ECET2Lou conference, and EdCampJCPS to the district in order to […]