State Testing Time? Don’t Stop Your High-Quality Instruction

Worried about the “need” for test prep this time of year and its impact on your teaching?George Galindo, an implementation leader for Wit & Wisdom®,...

A Knowledge-Rich Approach Shouldn’t Stop on Testing Days: Wit & Wisdom’s Katie Waters Explains in the Dallas Morning News

Katie Waters, content lead for Wit & Wisdom®, has an op-ed in the Dallas Morning News on positive changes to the Texas state reading test, known as...

Why a Bronx School Switched Its English Language Arts Curriculum Mid-Pandemic

When school leaders at P.S. 236 in the Bronx, NY, found that Units of Study, a reading curriculum produced by Columbia University’s Teachers College,...

North Carolina District Gets Spotlight for Literacy Efforts

It’s great to see Jackson County Public Schools get the attention it deserves for taking important steps to improve literacy education. The...

Bringing Equitable and Engaging Writing Practices to the Elementary Classroom

Tanisha Washington, a regional director of implementation services for Wit & Wisdom®, shares her story of getting elementary students to write with...

The Power of Integrating Reading and Writing in the ELA Classroom

There is a lot of talk about how today’s math instruction looks pretty different from how most adults learned math as kids. Math instruction today...

Want to Know How School is Going for Your Children? Ask the Right Questions

Terri Downing offers great advice to parents in an op-ed in the Asheville Citizen-Times.

Wit & Wisdom Grades K–2 from Great Minds Earn Top EdReports Rating

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Contact: Chad Colby: Chad.Colby@greatminds.org (202) 297-9437

Monday, March 2, 2020—Grades K–2 of Wit & Wisdom®, the English...

Great Minds Seeks Wit & Wisdom® Professional Development Fellows

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Contact: Chad Colby: chad.colby@greatminds.org (202) 297-9437

Tuesday, November 19, 2019—Great Minds® is seeking Professional...

ICYMI: NBC News Highlights Curricula as Pillar of Baltimore Blueprint for Success

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Contact: Chad Colby: Chad.Colby@greatminds.org (202) 297-9437

Friday, Sept. 27, 2019—An NBC News story highlights high quality...

Wit & Wisdom® Texts Now Available on DonorsChoose.org

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Contact: Chad Colby: chad.colby@greatminds.org (202) 297-9437

Monday, Aug. 5, 2019—Teachers now have the option of using...

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