November 3, 2016

7 tips for building relationships with students

By Ken Stoflet, Communications Specialist   Positive student relationships are fundamental to academic success. Knowing this, we asked our Renaissance Royals community how they build relationships with their students. We received an overwhelming number of responses and highlighted some of […]
December 29, 2016

3 big predictions for K12 education in 2017

By Ken Stoflet, Communications Specialist   What will change in 2017? What will stay the same? Where is education heading? As 2016 comes to an end, we’ve put our heads together and made three big predictions for K12 education in […]
January 12, 2017

The law of the vital few

By Gene Kerns, EdD, Vice President and Chief Academic Officer Teachers regularly report that they have more skills to teach students than the time necessary to teach them. Therefore, teaching often requires making tough choices about which skills to focus […]
May 18, 2017

The art and science of resiliency

By Jan Bryan, EdD, Vice President, National Education Officer   The art “Artists, Gombrich reminds us, do not paint what they see, they see what they are able to paint. An empty mind sees nothing.” (Eisner, 2017) Resiliency, grit, and […]