Admin & Management
Decision striking Wisconsin’s ‘Safer at Home’ order won’t affect school closures
A Wisconsin Supreme Court ruling that overturned most provisions in the “Safer at Home” order issued by the state’s Department of Health Services in April 2020 will not require students to return to the classroom just yet.
How educators can prioritize self-care now
Taking care of ourselves cannot take a back seat, say DA guest columnists Christine Ravesi-Weinstein and Matthew X. Joseph, who is also a featured speaker for FETC. They share five self-care strategies for educators, from educators, including staying connected and leading with heart.
How a hospital-based school district is supporting students now
Using technology to personalize learning for inpatient and day hospital program students is important to maintain engagement and connection, says DA guest columnist Emily Hersh, superintendent of Mount Pleasant Blythedale Union Free School District in New York.
Why mindfulness continues to be important for students, staff
DA guest columnist and Baldwin-Whitehall School District Superintendent Randal A. Lutz shares how his district's CHILL Project provides a blueprint for implementing stress-reduction practices for all, in school—and out. Here are six strategies for success.