Stories by Jill Anderson
By Jill Anderson 12/18/2019 2:09 PM EST
Why parents need to be vigilant about what they share about their children online – on social media and otherwise.
By Jill Anderson 12/11/2019 1:32 PM EST
Encouraging teachers to reassess their grading practices and make the adjustments that can guide their students toward academic success.
By Jill Anderson 12/04/2019 3:00 PM EST
How a deficit that affects the learning of one in 12 children can go undetected by parents and educators — and how to be aware the signs.
By Jill Anderson 11/20/2019 3:50 PM EST
Strategies for educators to counter their own unconscious biases in schools and classrooms.
By Jill Anderson 11/18/2019 1:43 PM EST
A new project encourages students to explore their identities and share the stories of what makes them unique — and uniquely American.
By Jill Anderson 11/13/2019 2:51 PM EST
Helping families get past the sticker shock and discover what they might actually pay for college.
By Jill Anderson 11/06/2019 2:22 PM EST
Test scores are not — and should not be — the whole measure of academic achievement for kids. How taking a comprehensive look at data can provide a more complete picture.
By Jill Anderson 11/01/2019 10:17 AM EDT
Educators and faith leaders from Pennsylvania — including the Secretary of Education — cycle all the way to Harvard to show how communities can come together to support young people.
By Jill Anderson 10/30/2019 1:55 PM EDT
Leading equity and inclusion efforts on college campuses is vital work, but also challenging and stressful. Why the effort is worth it — and why diversity is never really a one-person job.
By Jill Anderson 10/24/2019 2:25 PM EDT
Colleges have seen an increase in demand for mental health services on campus and many schools are struggling to keep up. How can schools prepare to better serve their students, and how can parents and communities help?