Veteran teacher, author, and education journalist Jessica Lahey breaks down the research on motivation, resilience, and learning, and explains how autonomy-supportive parenting and teaching not only boosts kids' motivation but improves educational outcomes. Using personal narrative and humor, Lahey explores the research on extrinsic and intrinsic motivators, praise, and learned helplessness, while offering instruction and assessment methods that promote deep, durable learning and engagement.
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Watch the opening video to UC20, a thank you message to all schools for keeping things normal even when they weren't.
Watch Travis Warren, president & GM of Blackbaud K-12 Solutions, discuss the impacts of COVID-19 on technology and the digital experience in private schools.
Watch renowned Dr. Michael Osterholm discuss the feasibility of schools reopening amidst COVID-19.
Watch renowned TED speaker, author, professor, and mathematician, Talithia Williams demystify data and put K–12 education in a new light at UC20.
Watch internationally recognized authors and speakers Homa Tavangar and Will Richardson identify the new lenses for educators in post-COVID-19 classrooms.
Watch a panel of school leaders discuss the changing ed-tech landscape at UC20, Blackbaud K–12's annual private school tech conference.
Watch the panel of school leaders discuss marketing and enrollment amidst COVID-19 during UC20, Blackbaud K–12's annual private school tech conference.
Watch a panel of school leaders discuss how to foster the parent experience at UC20, Blackbaud K–12's annual private school tech conference.
Watch the panel of school leaders discuss tuition and financial aid sustainability at UC20, Blackbaud K–12's annual private school tech conference.
Watch former admission director Charlie Lytle discuss how to personalize the application process to build relationships when conducted remotely during COVID-19.
Learn how your school can make evidence-based decisions using data already stored in your Blackbaud education management system.
See how the push to transform education with competencies was a common thread amongst K–12 thought leaders at Blackbaud's annual private school conference.
Read the recap of educational thought leader Jessica Lahey's talk on raising resilient kids amidst remote learning at UC20.
Learn how Dr. Williams recommends teachers and administrators use the student-outcome data that's now available through the rise of digital classrooms.
Take a look at the three lessons Travis Warren shared about the current moment for private K–12 schools and what the road ahead may hold.
In this UC20 session, our panel discussed the challenges of transitioning to remote learning, building community, and rethinking instruction this fall.
In this UC20 session, our panel talked word-of-mouth marketing, inbound marketing, communicating the school’s value prop, and distance learning storytelling.
In this UC20 session, our panel offered advice on search and social media, parent engagement, school newsletters, and strategic communications.
In this UC20 session, our panel delivered actionable advice to help schools reconsider their options and lay the groundwork for financial sustainability.
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