June 22, 2017

The 2 things educators should read this summer

By: Gene Kerns, Ed.D., Vice President and Chief Academic Officer   Introduction As many of us prepare for summer reading, I have been asked once again to make some recommendations. The list we compiled last year remains relevant, but I […]
June 8, 2017

How do you involve parents in their students’ reading practice?

By: Ken Stoflet, Marketing Communications Specialist   How do you involve parents in their students’ reading practice? The answer might not be so simple. We asked our Renaissance Royals™ community this question and received a ton of great responses. From […]
June 1, 2017

Why student agency already exists

By: Gene Kerns, Ed.D., Vice President and Chief Academic Officer A familiar definition In previous blog posts, I have advanced the U.S. Department of Education’s definition of personalized learning, which asserts that the approach is made up of the following […]
May 25, 2017

Tips and activities to prevent summer learning loss

By: Ken Stoflet, Marketing Communications Specialist   An introduction In Wisconsin, the warm summer months are welcomed with open arms after endless months of snow, sleet, and bitter cold. It’s a nice feeling when I can feel confident moving the […]