Steve Peha

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Learning Strategist, Teaching That Makes Sense, Inc.

Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina

Steve Peha is the founder of Teaching That Makes Sense, Inc., a North Carolina-based education consultancy specializing in literacy, student engagement, and instructional innovation. Steve’s latest book is Be a Better Writer: For School, For Fun, For Anyone Ages 10-16, an Amazon #1 “Hot New Release” in teen writing.

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Posted Sep. 14, 2016

Homework? Never Say Never.

I’ve worked in hundreds of schools over the years. Most for very short periods of time, some much longer. But…

By Steve Peha

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Posted June 19, 2018

I Didn’t Want to Go to KIPP But Now I’m in College and I Totally Get It

It’s 5:45 a.m. on a Monday in mid-August. The year is 2006 and my mom is rapping on my bedroom door. “Julien! Time to get…

By Julien Broomfield

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Posted June 19, 2018

Teachers Shouldn’t Have to Wait Until Summer to Get Professional Development

The end of the school year is always my favorite time. With standardized assessments finished, it’s my time to finally breathe, slow down to reflect…

By Brian Lane Stanley

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Posted June 18, 2018

School Shootings Aren’t the Only Things School Police Officers Need to Train For

In light of recent school shootings, one of the proposed solutions has been to put more school police officers in schools. In the last 30…

By Zachary Wright 

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