Connected Teaching and Learning: SmartBrief Originals
Off and running with ESSA
Off and running with ESSA

How an Indiana district is gearing up to comply with ESSA.

The virtual coffeehouse
The virtual coffeehouse

How students attending an online school are showcasing their music skills.

Making summer money online
Making summer money online

Need a summer side hustle? Here are three ideas to try.

Crack it open
Crack it open

NFL star Arrelious Benn shares tips for teaching about financial literacy.

5 cross-curricular coding projects
5 cross-curricular coding projects

Ideas for teaching coding skills across different subjects.

Coding before reading
Coding before reading

How coding skills can boost reading skills.

Learning through the arts
Learning through the arts

Strategies for creating an arts integration school at any grade level.

Put data into student hands
Put data into student hands

Learning gaps are learning opportunities when students take ownership of data. See how.

Heart attack helps teacher find joy
Heart attack helps teacher find joy

Rigid school cultures are driving teacher stress. How one teacher found his way back to joy.

4 digital tools for teacher mentors
4 digital tools for teacher mentors

From communicating to skill training, four tools for teacher coaches.