Identification of Needs and Resources to Support Educators During the Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has permeated all aspects of our daily lives since March 6, 2020 when Governor Walz issued Executive Order 20-01 declaring a...

The Rare Opportunity in Disorder: Recovering and Redesigning Our Schools

Entering the 2020-2021 school year, we are in a moment that is overwhelmed by philosophical questions.  How will we meaningfully deliver rigorous instruction?  How...

Distance Learning: Transitioning to a New Reality

The end of the school year has always been a reflective time for me. It is an opportunity to pause and celebrate successes, think...

Dispelling Myths about the Science of Learning: How do Educators think...

There is a plethora of research from the past several decades that link effective teaching practices to improved student learning. While it is encouraging...

Five Research Must-Reads for Inclusive Education Leaders

On behalf of the Center for Applied Research and Educational Improvement (CAREI), welcome back to the start of another school year!  Whether you are...