Wit & Wisdom

Artists Make Art

For this second interview in our Author/Illustrator blog series, we enjoyed an enlightening conversation with Melissa Sweet, illustrator of one of...

By: Great Minds

THE KNOWLEDGE STORY

Over the past several weeks, Great Minds teacher–writer Emily Gula examined the five Content Stages by connecting with Wit & Wisdom teachers...

By: Emily Gula, with Sarah Webb

DISTILLING THE ESSENCE

Great Minds teacher-writer Emily Gula continues her conversations with students and teachers around the country to learn about their success with...

By: Emily Gula, with Dana Stiles and Seshmi Taylor

READ, REPEAT, REVEAL

In this third installment of a five-part blog series, Great-Minds teacher-writer Emily Gula connects with students and teachers around the country...

By: Emily Gula, with Sara Young and Erik Winland

GET ORGANIZED

In this second installment of a five-part blog series, Great Minds teacher-writer Emily Gula connects with students and teachers around the country...

By: Emily Gula, with Emily Deaton

JOSEPH BRUCHAC ON THE IMPORTANCE AND IMPACT OF IDENTITY

In this first of a series of interviews with Wit & Wisdom teacher-writers and the authors whose work is featured in the curriculum, we caught...

By: Ashley Gray

WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD

In this five-part blog series, teacher-writer Emily Gula connects with students and teachers around the country to learn about their successes...

By: Emily Gula, with Caitlin McGregor

STRIVING FOR GREATNESS

LaKendra Butler is the founder and school leader of STRIVE Collegiate Academy, a diverse charter middle school for Grades 5–8 in Nashville,...

By: Ashley Gray

FINDING THE JOY IN RIGOR

Rachel Stack is the Director of Humanities at Great Minds, where she leads the team of excellent teacher-writers who created the English Language...

By: Rachel Stack