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What Is Grit? Should Schools Be Judged for How 'Gritty' Students Are?
University of Pennsylvania psychologist and author Angela Duckworth previews her keynote discussion on grit and the role it plays in the success of students, educators, and schools. (May 25, 2016)
'Do I Have to Take This Test?'
Leena Hasbini, a college counselor at a private high school in West Palm Beach, Fla., describes how students react to excessive testing—and why she left the public school system. (January 23, 2015)
John Lacarbiere, a New Orleans teacher, performs his poem “August 29th.” (August 19, 2015)
Voices From the March: Schools Almost Feel Like a ‘War Zone’
Tampa, Fla. teacher Nicole Bates is an elementary school math specialist and says it's not right that her students have to learn to barricade a door. (March 26, 2018)
8 Ways Educators Can Build Emotional Resilience and Prevent Burnout
Elena Aguilar, an instructional coach, author, and Education Week Teacher blogger, shares eight tips to prevent teacher burnout and build emotional resilience. This video originally streamed as a Facebook Live. (October 23, 2017)
A Lesson in Humanity: Children's Diaries of the Holocaust
Alexandra Zapruder, author of Salvaged Pages: Young Writers' Diaries of the Holocaust, discusses how children's accounts of the genocide serve as a powerful reminder of the dehumanizing effects of racism, bias, and prejudice. (October 27, 2015)