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Education leader Fred Ende shares 10 leadership and learning lessons from ASCD Empower18.

5 tools for student, leader growth

From helping students process grief to networks for principals, tips from Empower18.

What’s trending? From looping to literacy, don’t miss these most-read stories.

6 takeaways from Empower18

Managing at-risk students, inspiring words from Jill Biden and more from Empower18.

How to find an assessment platform

A game plan for choosing and rolling out an assessment system for your district.

What’s trending? From brain breaks to music in math, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Jim Dillon backs accepting school environments for those with behavioral problems.

The data-driven school district

How to use data for budgeting, personalized learning and providing on-the-spot intervention.

What’s trending? From reading aloud to crisis planning, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Fred Ende considers how data can help educational leadership move toward equality.

Prepare students for work

A hands-on project teaches students about marketing and budget management.

What’s trending? From next-gen learning to homework, don’t miss these most-read stories.

The Editor's Choice Content Award celebrates educator-written content. Meet the winners.

Tips for teaching coding

Four ideas for helping students master coding skills.

What’s trending? From student fitness to genuine feedback, don’t miss these most-read stories.