Serving Students in Rural Schools–different than Urban Challenges?

For years our professional literature has documented the challenges of rural American schools with frequent comparisons to urban American schools.  For the most part, I get the picture from the lenses of researchers.  Not until our Firm, Atlantic Research Partners, began providing technical assistance did I truly internalize the immense challenges: 1. harder to recruit […]

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More on What Teachers want from their Coaches

As a followup to my post of January 25, 2012–and what teachers want from their coaches–here is more of what the research revealed to us on teachers’ #1 need–TRUST. TRUST – “As a teacher I have to be able to trust that your intentions are authentic and your confidentiality and sensitivity are also genuine.” – Respondents […]

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