PowerMyLearning, a national nonprofit, has launched the School Checkup — a free, four-minute online assessment tool that provides a comprehensive analysis of how well schools are supporting the trio of student-teacher-family relationships.

The School Checkup helps school leaders mitigate against the COVID-19 slide and advance educational equity by assessing and…

By Elisabeth Stock, CEO & Co-Founder, PowerMyLearning

For this month’s article, I invite you to learn about Jaylen, a sixth-grade student from South Bronx Preparatory School. Earlier this month we honored Jaylen as the 2017 Student of the Year at PowerMyLearning’s Innovative Learning Awards.

During the ceremony, Jaylen presented his…

By: Elisabeth Stock, CEO & Co-Founder, PowerMyLearning

The Trump administration has proposed $2.4 billion in cuts to one of the most important levers for improving the quality of education in the U.S.: professional development. The reason? “Funding is poorly targeted and supports practices that are not evidence-based.” (Politico)

Although professional…

When Mr. Freeman, a fourth grade teacher at Du Bois Integrity, began his first year of teaching last year, he experienced two challenges that are common to first-year teachers. Both these challenges related directly to his interest in making his classroom environment more conducive to personalized learning: (1) He needed…


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