The Answer

April 13, 2015

​6 Tips to Get the Most out of a Conference

By Petra Claflin

​Late spring and summer seem to be prime time for conferences. Despite our best intentions, though, we often come back to our day-to-day work and that new (often very expensive) learning never gets incorporated into our classrooms and campuses. It can actually take quite a bit of thought, planning... READ MORE

April 07, 2015

Our Special Education Team is Redefining Possible: A Day in the Life of our Learning Lab Specialists

Our campus special education teachers – Learning Lab Specialists – have a critical role at YES Prep. Not only do they work with our special education students in order to meet their various needs, they also collaborate closely with other teachers to provide powerful support. Take a look!  7:35... READ MORE

March 31, 2015

Takeaways from TLAC 2.0: Checking for Understanding Part Two

By Elisa Gibbs, Middle School Mathematics Content Specialist

In this blog series, we’re digging into Teach Like a Champion 2.0 and discussing what we feel are the biggest takeaways from the book. Collaborating on the series are Petra Claflin (teacher and instructional leader turned lead writer for YES Prep’s communications & marketing team), Elisa Gibbs... READ MORE

March 23, 2015

Takeaways from TLAC 2.0: Ratio Through Writing

In this blog series, we’re digging into Teach Like a Champion 2.0 and discussing what we feel are the biggest takeaways from the book. Collaborating on the series are Petra Claflin (former teacher and instructional leader turned lead writer for YES Prep’s communications & marketing team), Elisa... READ MORE

March 17, 2015

Takeaways from TLAC 2.0: Checking for Understanding Part One

In this blog series, we’re digging into Teach Like a Champion 2.0 and discussing what we feel are the biggest takeaways from the book. Collaborating on the series are Petra Claflin (former teacher and instructional leader turned lead writer for YES Prep’s communications & marketing team), Elisa... READ MORE

March 11, 2015

Takeaways from TLAC 2.0: Ratio Part One

In this blog series, we’re digging into Teach Like a Champion 2.0 and discussing what we feel are the biggest takeaways from the book. Collaborating on the series are Petra Claflin (former teacher and instructional leader turned lead writer for YES Prep’s communications & marketing team), Elisa... READ MORE