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Tools of the Mind gives teachers the tools to ensure every child becomes a successful learner, developing the underlying cognitive, social and emotional skills needed to reach his or her highest potential.

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"Our classrooms are creative, joyful, engaged, and purposeful places of learning where both the students and teachers are seeing daily growth."

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Principal KIPP DC: Grow Academy
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    PreK Tools Training Workshop – Day 4 of 5
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    PreK Tools Training Workshop – Day 4 of 5
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Case Study

Long Branch Public Schools

Long Branch, a community with many strengths and opportunities, is socio-economically and culturally diverse, with approximately half the preschool student population coming to school with a native language other than English.

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Christina Seix Academy

As a new independent school that serves the needs of underserved children in the greater Trenton community, Christina Seix Academy sought an evidence-based curriculum that could provide engaging experiences for their children and a robust professional development program for their faculty.

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