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Crazy busy? Take a break with a ‘deep think’ challenge.

On the lookout for quick tips that’ll extend your reach? I am. I also collect ideas that challenge the status quo about how we do things in our schools. Critical examination, after all, is part of continuous improvement. These three SCN feature interviews in particular have caused me to stop and evaluate several closely held notions. Bob Negen…

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Cheating — Encourage it or punish it?

By Kym Reinstadler, SCN feature writer, August 2012 Was I “cheating” when I went to Steelcase’s website to read essays penned by great thinkers to coincide with the office furniture manufacturer’s 100th anniversary? After all,  drawing from these fertile minds prior to writing this article about the future of education would help me immensely, right?…

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Cheating. Encourage it or punish it?

Cheating

Was I “cheating” when I went to Steelcase’s website to read essays penned by great thinkers to coincide with the office furniture manufacturer’s 100th anniversary? After all,  drawing from these fertile minds prior to writing this article about the future of education would help me immensely, right? And “The Rise of the Small” was the essay…

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Birdie? Bogey? Ace? What’s your career score?

Every writer longs to snag “the big interview” and tell a compelling story that enhances his or her standing in the communications field. Communicators with these aspirations are out there, in all domains, and you might be surprised what I learned from golf writer Terry Moore. (And full disclosure here: I’m a former sportswriter, so…

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