Stories by Leah Shafer
By Leah Shafer 09/19/2016 3:16 PM EDT
Breaking the grip of the “model minority” caricature to see students as individuals.
By Leah Shafer 09/14/2016 8:40 AM EDT
Facing down the challenges of teaching the 2016 election, with resources for preparing engaged citizens.
By Leah Shafer 08/29/2016 12:40 PM EDT
Simple games, played intentionally, can make for powerful moments of social-emotional learning.
By Leah Shafer 08/18/2016 6:37 PM EDT
Five ways to welcome student input and bolster your school's success.
By Leah Shafer 08/08/2016 9:33 AM EDT
Strategies for leading an honest classroom conversation about race in America.
By Leah Shafer 07/25/2016 4:25 PM EDT
What colleges — and college students — get wrong about diversity on campus.
By Leah Shafer 07/15/2016 3:40 PM EDT
An effective social-emotional learning program has to be a whole-school initiative.
By Leah Shafer 07/01/2016 11:23 AM EDT
Free from school-year demands, summer camps are a key venue for social-emotional learning.