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Explore media coverage about Doug Lemov, Teach Like a Champion , and reviews of our books. Read articles our authors have published.


Review: Reading Reconsidered Schools Week | March 6, 2016

An Interview with Doug Lemov, Erica Woolway, and Colleen Driggs Education News | March 3, 2016

Can This Man Save U.S. Soccer? The Atlantic | March 2016

‘Teach Like a Champion’ Author Tackles Reading in New Book Education Week | January 20, 2016

The World’s Best Teachers BBC Radio 4 | December 15, 2015

Profile: Doug Lemov Schools Week | October 20, 2015

The revolution that could change the way your child is taught  The Guardian | March 11, 2015

Skills in Flux The New York Times | March 17, 2015

Teach Like a Champion  in the News

Teach Like a Champion 2.0 America’s Forum | March 11, 2015

Doug Lemov on Teach Like a Champion 2.0 Thomas B. Fordham Institute | February 10, 2015

Building a Better Teacher The New York Times | March 2, 2010

Explosive Book for a New Teacher Generation The Washington Post | April 25, 2010

Making the Grade: Can You Learn To Be a Better Teacher The Guardian | May 8, 2010

Teach Like a Champion on Anderson Cooper 360 CNN | June 9, 2010

Houston Schools Use Champion Program Houston Chronicle | December 10, 2013

Articles On Practice

Put Your Shoulders Down The Mountain: Why Mastering A Skill Means Falling With Precision Fast Company | September 18, 2012

Why Teacher Training Fails—And How We Can Correct That The Washington Post | October 3, 2012

Practice Provides Key To Better Teaching WNYC School Book | October 3, 2012

Practice Makes Perfect—And Not Just for Jocks and Musicians The Washington Post | October 26, 2012

At Work, Practice Puts Perfection in Reach The New York Times | November 24, 2012

Developing Your Employees Time | December 20, 2012

Interviews with Doug

Teach Like a Champion 2.0 Nevada Public Radio | January 8, 2015

Good Teaching Is About Hard Work, Not A Halo NPR Books | March 10, 2010

Teach Technique, Not Strategy Administrator Magazine | May 1, 2010

A Leading Teacher of Teachers Says Feedback Should Be Used Fast Chalkbeat | October 9, 2012

Geeking Out with Doug Lemov Annie Murphy Paul | October 17, 2012

An Interview with Doug Lemov on Practice Perfect Altitude Media for American Airlines | October 20, 2012

Books, Blogs, Ideas: Doug Lemov Administrator Magazine | October 21, 2012

Doug Lemov on the Power of Teacher Practice Education Week | November 13, 2012

Doug Lemov on Teaching EconTalk | December 9, 2013

Book Reviews

Teach Like a Champion 2.0 Schools Week | March 1, 2015

Teach Like a Champion Update Heightens Focus on Instructional Practice Edweek | February 3, 2015

There is So Much to Love About Practice Perfect | September 26, 2012

On the Job: You’re Never Too Old to Improve USA Today | October 7, 2012

Getting Better at Getting Better Open Forum | October 11, 2012

Practice Perfect Customer Think | October 12, 2012

6 Books for the Well-Rounded Entrepreneur | October 17, 2012

42 Rules for Getting Better at Getting Better | October 23, 2012

Why Everyone Should Practice at Work Fortune | November 13, 2012

Be Like an NFL Player and Practice Your Job The Globe and Mail | December 4, 2012

Can Repetitive Exercises Actually Feed the Creative Process? Mind/Shift | February 22, 2013

Other Articles by Doug

Play the Numbers: Three (Useful) Books About Data NPR Books | October 17, 2012


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