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Twitter Chat Recap: “Examining Unconscious Bias to Strengthen School Communities”

Twitter Chat Recap: “Examining Unconscious Bias to Strengthen School Communities” On Monday March 13, the Better Together team hosted our fourth #BetterTogetherCA Twitter Chat of 2017 with New Teacher Center’s Jennifer Ammenti. The topic of the chat was “Examining Unconscious Bias to Strengthen School Communities”. During the chat, we explored how unconscious bias can affect the […]

Twitter Chat Recap: “What is the maker movement and why should you care?”

Better Together Twitter Chat Recap: “What is the maker movement and why should you care?” On Monday February 13, the Better Together team hosted our third #BetterTogetherCA Twitter Chat of 2017 with educator and founder of EmpowerMINT, Robert Pronovost. The topic of the chat was “What is the maker movement and why should you care?”. During […]

Save the Date for the 3rd Annual California Teachers Summit: July 28, 2017!

In classrooms across California, teachers are working hard to foster inclusive classrooms, spark learning and equip all students to succeed. This is a difficult job, especially at a time when our country is divided and our core values as educators are being challenged. Now more than ever, teachers deserve an opportunity to come together and […]

How To Spend Winter Break: For You And Your Students

In December, New Teacher Center Program Consultant Kathleen Florita joined us on Twitter to share some advice on how to spend winter break, for both teachers and students. Read below for her advice as we head into the thick of the winter break: Winter break is around the corner, and teachers and students are gearing […]

New Report: What Teachers Said About Collaboration and Professional Learning

As California rolls out more rigorous academic standards, teachers deserve more opportunities to connect with and learn from peers. And so many educators across the state did just that at the Better Together: California Teachers Summit. What did they learn and share? Our new report What Teachers Said About Collaboration and Professional Learning captures the highlights of teacher conversations, […]

Second Annual California Teachers Summit Draws Thousands of Teachers Across the State for Unique Day of Learning

Organizers Announce that the Summit Will Be Held Annually to Support Teacher Growth and Collaboration   Fullerton, CA (July 29, 2016) — Thousands of California teachers came together on Friday at 38 locations across the state for the second annual Better Together: California Teachers Summit, a one-of-a-kind day of learning led by teachers, for teachers. […]