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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"Our district participated in a university federal research project of Tools of the Mind and our Tools’ Kindergarten children were, three years later,  number 1 and 2 in the state’s third grade testing. It works."

Dr. Maggie Mack
School Counselor, Nauset School District
What's New

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Welcome all our new and returning partners – We are going to have a great year together!

Shout out to teachers in our first workshops of the 2018_2019 school year from Elkart Indiana, Wisconsin and Michigan. See some of the action here.

PreK and K teacher Maureen Tichenor is in the Arctic blogging for Tools! Get inspired from her images and perspective.

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Partners, Funders & Collaborators

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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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