Laura L.R. Thomas, MEd

Teaching Faculty

Director of Antioch Center for School Renewal
Department of Antioch Center for School Renewal


Four Keys to Quality Professional Learning, New Hampshire Journal of Education, 2015

How About We Talk About ‘Grit’ for Policymakers and School Leaders?, Education Week: Teaching Ahead: A Roundtable, March 19, 2014

Flavor of the Month, PDK International: Learning on the EDge, September 2013

10 Good Ways to Ensure Bad Professional Learning,, August 2013

The Monster at the End of the Common Core, Teacher Education Week, May 2013

Student-driven classrooms: Who does the hard work of learning?, Southeastern Education Network, November 2012

From Experience to Meaning:The Critical Skills Program Phi Delta Kappan, October 2009

Real Community, Laura Thomas, Antiochracy, October 2009

Being Present: Mindfulness and Yoga at Westminster Center School
Horace, Summer 2008, Vol. 24 No. 2

More Than just the Sum of It’s Parts: The Critical Skills Model Phi Lambda Theta, June/ July 2008

A Personal Moment Leads to a Professional Awakening, Journal of Staff Development, Spring 2008

In Praise of Reinventing the Wheel, Kappan Magazine, April 2008

Mission Control (or The Fork Debate) Education Week, August 10, 2005
(reprinted as Mission Control- Teacher Magazine, October 1, 2005)

The Buffy Factor Education Week, June 11, 2003