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2016 RFK Urban Education Awards

The 3rd Annual RFK Urban Education Awards were presented during a special ceremony and luncheon on Saturday, June 11, during the 2016 STC Forum at NYU. The awards were to a Franklin Headley, founding principal of VOICE Charter School; Lisa Ellis, Guidance Counselor at MC2 STEM High School; and Naudia Loftis, who just graduated St. Martin de Porres High […]

Real-World Learning PLG Gallery Walk (NYC)

What: Real-World Learning PLG Gallery Walk (NYC) When: Wednesday, January 18, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm Where: Cornelia Connelly Center This event is designed to help members of STC NYC’s Real-World Learning Professional Learning Group to refine their action plans through feedback from fellow educators and experts. If you are interested in helping our local […]

STC Newark night at NJ Devils

What: Future Goals Hockey Scholars Launch with STC Newark and the NJ Devils When: Thursday, January 19, 5:30 pm followed by 7:00 pm hockey game Where: Prudential Center, 25 Lafayette Street, Newark, NJ Who: Any 5th-8th grade teacher or administrator from STC Newark schools who is interested in being trained in (and possibly implementing) the […]

EdTech PLG Launch and Workshop (NYC)

What: EdTech PLG Launch and Workshop When: Wednesday, January 25th Where: Apple’s offices Who: Educators from STC NYC schools interested in better integrating technology tools. As a leader in your institution, it’s important that you develop a vision for how technology will expand what’s possible for learning. In this session, you’ll refine the transformation you […]

Problem Finding Before Problem Solving

Guest post by TJ Pavlov, Teacher & Real-World Learning Program Coordinator a Chicago Tech Academy We often hear how important it is to be a strong problem solver; the skill is almost always included in 21st Century Skills for students. One well-regarded framework for problem solving is “Design Thinking,” a methodical process that guides stakeholders through […]