April 22, 2019

The #30SecondBookTalk is back and this year's bracket is on fire! We’ve gathered the best of the best:...

February 7, 2019

This blog was recently published on the Scholastic Reader Leader blog. It is co-authored by Brad Gusta...

November 21, 2018

A Collaborative Post by:

October 6, 2018

If you were to list ten traditions you think most schools have in common, my guess is "school pictures...

July 17, 2018

Have you ever been around a person who shares their passion for a topic in such an authentic way that...

May 8, 2018

When Jenn LaGarde and I started the #30SecondBooktalk challenge three years ago, we had one goal: to h...

April 29, 2018

The wait is over! With over 30,000 votes cast in round one, excitement has been building for this year...

March 19, 2018

If passion is the spark that ignites creativity, then get your fire extinguishers ready! This year’s p...

February 2, 2018

The World Booktalk Championship is back and we've got an incredible line-up of "booktalkers" coming at...

January 23, 2018

This post might be more than you bargained for. It is obviously a personal reflection on learning spac...

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Dr. Brad Gustafson is an elementary principal, author, and speaker. He believes schools can be spaces where creativity and innovation thrive, but only when we prioritize relationships and a relevant, connected pedagogy. 


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