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Our mission is to dramatically improve teaching through the study of exceptional teachers. By sharing what we learn, we aim to help schools create classrooms that are radically better for children, especially in communities where systemic inequities and discrimination have left students with limited access to a high quality education.

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Respecting Young People’s Ability to Decide About Using Phones in School: A Historical Perspective

  Here’s an excerpt from the TLAC Team’s forthcoming book, Reconnect: Building School Culture for Meaning, Purpose, and Belonging by coauthors Doug Lemov, Hilary Lewis, Darryl Williams and Denarius Frazier. One of the themes of the book is that in a time of difficulty schools will have to choose between building the best possible environment for…

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Responding to Behavioral Breakdowns with Teaching Requires Preparation

  In Reconnect my coauthors Denarius Frazier, Hilary Lewis and Darryl Williams, and I write about the importance of schools being prepared for behavioral breakdowns by being ready to teach in response to such behavior. Yes, consequences are often a necessary response. But they are far more effective if they are pared with teaching- with a…

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Details on Our First Workshop Specifically for Medical Educators

For some time we’ve been doing increasing work in the medical profession, with medical educators joining us at our workshops and sharing video of their teaching to build their instructional skills. Now, I’m happy to say we are offering our first workshop specific to the medical education community. It’ll consist of 6 90-minute afternoon online workshops…

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What We Do

Books
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Workshops
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Plug and Plays
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TLAC Online
Enable teachers to learn and practice Teach Like a Champion techniques on their own schedules.
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DOS Curriculum
Equip deans, teachers, and leaders with content to support students’ character development.
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Reading Reconsidered Curriculum
Build students’ knowledge, writing skills, and love of books with our English curriculum.
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Multi-Year Partnerships
Achieve your strategic priorities and build teacher and leader capacity through the deep study of video and artifacts.
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Video Collaborative
Study footage from your campus, alongside the TLAC team, to advance your teaching.
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TLAC in Latin America
Acceso a los recursos de Enseña como un Maestro para profesores y líderes escolares de habla hispana.
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