How to Be Better Than You Were Last Year

In the middle of July, like it or not, we teachers really begin thinking forward to the next school year as we enter “back to school” mode. In-between attending professional development, looking for school supply deals, scoping out decor inspiration, professional reading and hunting for materials to help […]

Slaying Dragons, Or Why You Should Become a Champion

by Jazmine Anderson @JNAnderson122 jazmine.anderson@jefferson.kyschools.us My initial JCPSForward blog post, “My School is Racist”, went live the first day of the JCPS Deeper Learning Symposium last month. Needless to say, I had a lot of commentators over the three-day event. The first few strangers to approach me caught […]

CReATE Equity

I love the game Trivial Pursuit. I guess this makes sense since I studied History and I’m a Social Studies teacher. So, you may surmise that  I’m pretty good at it, and like to win when I play. I get all geeked-up when I know the answers to […]