Wit & Wisdom

Wit & Wisdom "Just Clicked" In Ohio District

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North Carolina elementary school’s new ELA program makes local WLOS news

In the fall of 2016, Grade 3 classrooms in the North Carolina school were introduced to a new, standards-aligned curriculum that was poised to...

By: Wit & Wisdom

How Can You Engage All Learners and Boost Literacy?

When it comes to teaching English Language Arts, so much has changed over the years—the Common Core State Standards, rigorous assessments, and more...

By: Sarah Woodard

Beaufort County Schools Spotlight on local TV station WCNT North Carolina

“Stop watering it down and build a ladder up… Keep your bar high but let’s provide scaffolding to get students to that bar.” – Suzanne Brantley,...

By: Great Minds

Keeping Your New (School) Year’s Resolutions

Most people begin new year’s resolutions in January. But teachers know: summer’s end is when the new year really begins.  As summer days draw...

By: Rachel Stack

Artists Make Art

For this second interview in our Author/Illustrator blog series, we enjoyed an enlightening conversation with Melissa Sweet, illustrator of one of...

By: Great Minds


Over the past several weeks, Great Minds teacher–writer Emily Gula examined the five Content Stages by connecting with Wit & Wisdom teachers...

By: Emily Gula, with Sarah Webb


Great Minds teacher-writer Emily Gula continues her conversations with students and teachers around the country to learn about their success with...

By: Emily Gula, with Dana Stiles and Seshmi Taylor


In this third installment of a five-part blog series, Great-Minds teacher-writer Emily Gula connects with students and teachers around the country...

By: Emily Gula, with Sara Young and Erik Winland