SmartBrief Originals
Connecting education professionals with industry news, insights, resources and trends.

What’s trending? From school lockers to a new DACA plan, don’t miss these most-read stories.

5 tools for presentation literacy

Learn from #TeachlikeTED founder Rachael Mann about how tech supports communication skills.

What’s trending? From school rankings to absenteeism, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Meet our annual Educators’ Choice Content Award winners, Kerry Gallagher and Brian Sztabnik.

Chrissy Romano-Arrabito embraces social media to help students connect to classroom culture.

Virtual success for rural schools

Four steps to setting up a winning distance-learning program in rural areas.

What’s trending? From discipline to student retention, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Fred Ende discusses how to apply some of Tom Guskey’s philosophies to professional learning.

Change the focus

How one school cut tardies and improved behavior by shifting its focus of discipline.

What’s trending? From inclusive classrooms to ESSA pilots, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Education consultant Jim Dillon considers how to optimize classroom assessments.

Close the distance

Three ways to build trust and foster relationship with online learners.

The Editor's Choice Content Award celebrates educator-written content. Meet the winners.

Education blogger Tamara Fyke underscores the value of SEL and predicts trends for 2018.

A roundup of Tech Tips for ELL, gamifying keyboarding, cross-curricular STEM and more.