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Member BlogOctober 20, 2016 By Alex Kajitani As education leaders, at times it can feel like we’re saying the same thing, over and over again, with little effect. Effective leadership means communicating many messages—such as getting people to believe in the work we do,
De Tonack, Nebraska State Teacher of the Year 1998
1992 Nebraska Teacher of the Year
De is a semi-retired middle and high school teacher of mathematics, alternative education, and physics. She holds a B.A. double endorsement in... read more
Current Education News
In a Flash Poll conducted June 6-17, 2016, members of the National Network of State Teachers of the Year indicated that states and districts are doing little to engage them around the new Every Student Succeeds Act, as required by law. Data from... read more
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Rick Hess, Director of Education Policy Studies, AEI
“Teachers creating cultures of excellence, bringing tough-minded common sense to public debate, and embracing responsibility for students and the profession, will determine whether well-intentioned education reforms and policies amount matter or not. These cage-busting teacher leaders are at the core of making a difference for kids.”