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Deep Dive Professional Learning: Not an Oxymoron

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Show up. Engage. Learn. Create. Problem-solve. Design.

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Four Pathways to Equity in Education for All Students

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I am very excited about my upcoming session at the ASCD Conference on Teaching Excellence called “Designing Project-Based Learning Activities for Rigorous Learning.”

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