PD Team Insights

Learning for the New Year: Top 10 Blogs in 2018 – Education Article

As we begin to look forward to 2019, let us not forget to reflect on this past year. What did you learn and how did you grow?  Teachers and leaders across the world contribute annually to our blog, sharing best practices, thought-provoking insights, and innovative solutions. To wrap up 2018, we’ve gathered our top 10 most popular blogs from this last year. Maybe some inspired you with a new idea, maybe you wrote one, or maybe they are a last-minute…

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Writing Developmentally Appropriate Early Childhood Curriculum with UbD – Education Article

Dr. Elizabeth Clarkson began her career in North Carolina, which she still considers her home. After earning a B.A. in birth-kindergarten education at Appalachian State University, she started her first teaching position as a PreK teacher with North Carolina Public Schools and was named the 2004 Teacher of the Year for her school. With an interest in young children and international education, Elizabeth completed a short study program in Reggio Emilia, Italy and completed her M.A. in Educational Psychology in Colorado.  Elizabeth served as an Early Reading First Literacy Coach for United Way…

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