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Empower Inspired Teaching Youth this Giving Tuesday

Empower Inspired Teaching Youth this Giving Tuesday

Three months ago, I enrolled in a class that is unlike anything I’ve experienced so far in my education. My classmates and I have already gone on field trips that enrich our minds with knowledge necessary for our future colleges and careers, and help us better understand our respective histories in the District.

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The #EngagingSchools Tour Begins in NYC

The #EngagingSchools Tour Begins in NYC

The National Alliance for Engagement-Based Education is excited to launch the #EngagingSchools tour. Inspired Teaching and the Astra Center for Innovative Education will travel across the country observing the qualities of characteristics of outstanding engagement-based classrooms.

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Announcing Mary Kadera, Interim Executive Director

Announcing Mary Kadera, Interim Executive Director

Mary has more than 25 years of experience in the education field, working in a variety of capacities to support educators and students and to transform K-12 teaching and learning so that it is more engaging, effective, relevant, and joyful.

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Inspired Teaching Publishes New White Paper

Inspired Teaching Publishes New White Paper

How can we best prepare students to thrive? Inspired Teaching’s newly released white paper explains the answer is in authentic engagement. The white paper, the critical need for replacing compliance-based teaching with engagement-based teaching demonstrates that when...

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Inspired Teaching Joins America’s Promise Alliance

Inspired Teaching Joins America’s Promise Alliance

Center for Inspired Teaching Joins America’s Promise Alliance Supports the Call to Improve the Lives of America’s Young People Washington, DC — April 20, 2018— Center for Inspired Teaching today announced it has become an official partner of America’s Promise...

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National Alliance for Engagement-Based Education

National Alliance for Engagement-Based Education

Center for Inspired Teaching and the Astra Center for Innovative Education form the National Alliance for Engagement-Based Education Center for Inspired Teaching and the Astra Center for Innovative Education are pleased to announce an exciting new initiative, the...

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Inspired Teacher Named 2018 DC Teacher of the Year

Inspired Teacher Named 2018 DC Teacher of the Year

The Office of the State Superintendent named Inspired Teacher Leader Paul Howard (‘14) as 2018 D.C. Teacher of the Year. Paul is a middle school social studies teacher at LaSalle-Backus Education Campus. Inspired Teaching’s philosophy is embedded in Paul’s practice and dispositions. Read more to learn about Paul’s journey with Inspired Teaching.

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Catalogue for Philanthropy Honors Inspired Teaching

Catalogue for Philanthropy Honors Inspired Teaching

After a careful vetting process, the Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington has selected Center for Inspired Teaching to be part of the Class of 2017-18. Center for Inspired Teaching has undergone an extensive review process, and has met the Catalogue’s high standards. Potential donors can be confident that the nonprofits in the Catalogue are worthy of their support.

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Inspired Teaching on CGTN America

Inspired Teaching on CGTN America

In an interview with CGTN America, Inspired Teaching’s Director of Teaching and Learning Jessica Hiltabidel discusses how the United States education community can learn from cross-cultural approaches to teaching and assessment. Hiltabidel says teachers should make “assessments as engaging as the instruction.”

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