April 24, 2017

Ready, set, read: nurturing kindergarten and pre-K independent readers

“Miss Nelson, Miss Nelson, I need a new book!” He’s five, beaming with pride, and nearly dancing out of his sneakers as he spies Miss Nelson in the hallway. He can’t wait to tell her he’s just scored 100 percent […]
April 19, 2017

One year, tremendous math growth: the magic of a determined teacher and the right learning tools

A less tenacious educator might have passed on such a teaching position. The opening was for a mathematics teacher at a small rural school plagued by seriously limited financial and staffing resources. Some 65 percent of the Pre-K–12 school’s total […]
April 13, 2017

How are you celebrating National Library Week?

By: Ken Stoflet, Marketing Communications Specialist   National Library Week For the longest time, I could not find my library card. It was one of the first things that I, like a lot of kids, got to officially use my […]
March 29, 2017

Renaissance Accelerated Reader 360® and Renaissance Star 360® recognized as “Cool Tools”

Ken Stoflet, Marketing Communications Specialist Ken Stoflet is the Marketing Communications Specialist at Renaissance. He has been with Renaissance since 2015 and can be found crafting anything from a press release to a tweet. In his spare time, Ken enjoys […]