Equipping Students to Foster Civility in Conversation

  In days gone by, rules of etiquette and decorum were set in print. As a youngster, George Washington ascribed to 110 maxims printed in Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation (for full listing see this NPR link). The first of these maxims sets the tone for all others:  “Every action […]

DoK: What’s The Buzz?

  When I began my career as a teacher, we were expected to address the cognitive and affective domains for teaching and learning in the design and communication of learning goals. As such, we were responsible for crafting and delivering lessons that taught and challenged students intellectually–the cognitive domain—as well as addressing how students felt […]

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Supporting Schools in the Quest of Educational Excellence

Partner in Education is a private company founded by Dr. Dea Conrad-Curry, a veteran teacher, published researcher, and life-long learner. Dr. Dea believes that in the changing landscape of education, student-centered instructional adjustment based on quantitative and qualitative evidence can expand opportunities to learn for all students in all classrooms.

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