Engage and Elevate Better in March: A Time to Grow

Martin SilvermanBlog, Engage Better

TL;DR: As spring is the beginning of the growing season for plants, we should also look at this time as prime time for our students to grow as well.  As you engage this month: stop, look, and listen. Take notice of your staff and be careful about letting your physical environment slide. Elevate your own development by considering your annual … Read More

Engage and Elevate Better as We Begin 2022!

Martin SilvermanBlog, Connect Better, Engage Better, Innovate Better, Lead Better

TL;DR: The holidays are over, and we head back to school to finish the year despite it being a “New Year.” Find ways to liven up your classroom with new methods and lessons. Keep staff motivated by continuing to have fun events and surprises even though the holidays are over. Stay connected with families by hosting community events to foster … Read More

Engage and Elevate Better – Professional Development

Martin SilvermanBlog, Connect Better, Differentiate Better, Engage Better, Lead Better, Lesson Plan Better, Reflect Better

TL;DR: This is the first post of a new blog series about how we engage and how we elevate that engagement. Beginning of the school year PD likely was one size fits all but did not fully reach all. Engage our audience by considering what we do as effective teachers who plan for diverse learners in the classroom. Learn what … Read More