“It’s a worldwide thing.”

Last Monday I was on a call with Dave Potter,¬† a thought leader in global ed, an individual who has worked with iEARN and other groups for years and now works for the Kind Foundation on Empatico, their school-to-school connection project. He was saying one of the challenges of engaging schools in innovative work isContinue reading ““It’s a worldwide thing.””

Seamless: Social Emotional Learning & Dreamline

You’ve read here before about Shannon Kline, the Dreamline teacher who, in 2018, won a national Sanford Education Award for her work with Dreamline and Social Emotional Learning. In this week’s blog, Shannon Kline explains clearly and simply how the Dreamline student experience aligns with the Social Emotional Learning competencies so many educators are strivingContinue reading “Seamless: Social Emotional Learning & Dreamline”

The Power of a Dream

This IMPACT entry was contributed by Miguel Angel Ramirez, Jr., a sophomore at Bronx Latin High School in New York City. I had the privilege¬†of hearing Miguel speak last fall at the World Leadership School’s Global Gathering NYC: Schools of Purpose conference in New York. He spoke about the value of purpose in the lifeContinue reading “The Power of a Dream”