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‘A Century of Great Music’

LAS VEGAS (March 21, 2017) – A Tribute to the Arts Concert Series will present its fourth Pops Concert in The Smith Center’s Reynolds Hall on March 29 at 6:30 p.m. The concert series is a partnership among Clark County School District, The Public Education Foundation and The Smith Center.

The concert, “A Salute to the […]

By | 2017-03-21T15:23:14-07:00 March 21st, 2017|

Building Skill Sets of Great Innovators

Matt Candler is the founder and CEO of 4.0 Schools. This nonprofit incubator, according to its website, “offers a platform for teachers, technologists and entrepreneurs to create bold solutions for the real problems in America’s schools.”

Candler this month was the guest faculty at The Public Education Foundation’s Teacher Leader Academy. He shared with the Academy’s […]

By | 2017-03-14T16:18:56-07:00 March 14th, 2017|

Relationships, Trust and Emotion

Dan McCray, Esq., is Director of Labor Relations Programs and Deputy Director of Cornell University’s Scheinman Institute on Conflict Resolution.

During his recent visit to The Public Education Foundation’s Executive Leadership Academy, McCray offered his insights on interest-based negotiations and how participants in the Academy can expand their influence to drive their agenda for change.

McCray, during […]

By | 2017-03-08T13:57:40-08:00 March 8th, 2017|

Cultivating Family Partnerships

Dr. Karen Mapp, Faculty Director of the Education Policy and Management Master’s Program at Harvard University, this month discussed — with participants of The Public Education Foundation’s Executive Leadership Academy — how to create and sustain systemic family-school partnerships that support student learning and school improvement.

During a break in one of the sessions at the […]

By | 2017-02-10T12:51:36-08:00 February 10th, 2017|

Teachers ‘Spring Back to School’ at Teacher EXCHANGE

LAS VEGAS (Feb. 9, 2017) – CenturyLink and The Public Education Foundation hosted a “Spring Back to School” celebration today at the Foundation’s Teacher EXCHANGE, providing teachers in Clark County public schools with a complimentary membership to the Teacher EXCHANGE, a reuse/repurpose/surplus resource center that enables teachers to save hundreds of dollars annually in expenses […]

By | 2017-02-10T08:06:28-08:00 February 9th, 2017|

News in Education

The Las Vegas Review-Journal welcomes educators who teach in an accredited school to utilize its News in Education program.

News in Education provides a free online e-edition of the Las Vegas Review-Journal to participants. The program also supplies print editions free to elementary schools and, for a nominal fee, to middle schools and high schools throughout […]

By | 2017-01-24T10:16:00-08:00 January 24th, 2017|

Different Solutions for Different Students

Derrell Bradford is the Executive Director of NYCAN, a nonprofit organization which advocates for the success of every New York student, from pre-K through college and career and seeks to improve policy to help all students thrive.

During his inaugural visit to The Public Education Foundation’s Teacher Leader Academy in January, Bradford offered the historical context […]

By | 2017-01-18T16:20:51-08:00 January 18th, 2017|

Budgeting and Student Outcomes

Marguerite Roza, Ph.D., is Director of the Edunomics Lab at Georgetown University and Senior Research Affiliate at the Center on Reinventing Public Education.

Earlier this month, Roza worked with participants in a session of The Public Education Foundation’s Executive Leadership Academy. Roza focused on spending trade-offs in schools and the need for clarity when analyzing budget […]

By | 2017-01-10T14:43:16-08:00 January 10th, 2017|

Making an Impact

One of the main goals of the Center for Teaching Quality is to “pioneer new ways for teachers to spread their ideas and expertise.”

The Center for Teaching Quality’s Jessica Cuthbertson and Kris Kohl recently shared with a recent session of The Public Education Foundation’s Teacher Leader Academy a number of tools to help teachers […]

By | 2016-12-19T11:03:47-08:00 December 19th, 2016|

Bright Smiles for Students

Colgate-Palmolive, through the Kids In Need Foundation, is donating 7,500 Colgate toothbrushes and tubes of toothpaste to The Public Education Foundation’s Teacher EXCHANGE.

Starting this week, the Teacher EXCHANGE, which is a member of the Kids In Need Foundation Resource Center network, will be distributing Colgate toothbrushes and toothpaste to students at 10 elementary schools […]

By | 2016-12-13T15:32:18-08:00 December 13th, 2016|