Transforming Teaching and Learning

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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"My goals for children and my knowledge and understanding of child development have really shifted. I have learned to take a step back and give children real think time, processing time, and a chance to solve problems without me."

Erin Tieuli
Kindergarten Teacher
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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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Case Study

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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