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Mike Schmoker

Mike Schmoker


Mike Schmoker is a former administrator, English teacher, and football coach. He has written dozens of articles for educational journals, newspapers, and TIME magazine as well as multiple books for ASCD. In an EdWeek survey of national educational leaders, he was identified as among the best sources of practical "nuts and bolts…advice, wisdom and insight" on effective school improvement strategies.

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Articles by Mike
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We Need Coherent, Teacher-Built Curriculum—NOW!
Mike Schmoker
2 months ago

The Obvious Path to Better Professional Development
Mike Schmoker
2 years ago

Radical Reset: The Case for Minimalist Literacy Standards
Mike Schmoker
3 years ago

Books by Mike

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Leading with Focus: Elevating the Essentials for School and District Improvement (Print Book)


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