The other days I posted about 12 words that should be banned from our educational vocabulary. Here are 12 that I believe should be added.
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March 22, 2016
March 14, 2016
Too often, education leaders believe that the point of collaboration is to further their own interests.
March 11, 2016
Too many times students are forced to do an activity that surrounds a concept they already know. The activities focus on doing something, rather than learning something. We need to stop doing that.
March 08, 2016
Feedback is easier to give than to get. Here are a few ways to take it all in without letting it ruin your day.
February 27, 2016
Many classrooms still look like they did yesterday and yesteryear. We need to be talking about tomorrow's classrooms today, and there is a venue where this will be happening, and some awesome educators leading the discussion.
January 21, 2016
What if school leaders made sure they walked 10,000 steps while in school, and paid close attention to the relationships they could build along every step?
December 30, 2015
A 2013 article in Forbes Magazine suggested that only 8 percent of people follow through on their New Year's resolutions because they are often too lofty. Here are 9 easy places to start.
December 27, 2015
New books focusing on education come out every day. Some gain a wide audience while others don't have the machine behind them to help promote. Here are 16 books that educators should consider reading in 2016.
December 15, 2015
2016 is quickly approaching and there are at least 12 issues that will divide schools. We all need to eliminate that division and work on how to address them.
November 25, 2015
Twitter has been used by hundreds of thousands of educators, but recent news should make us wonder whether the social media platform is seeing its demise. What will educators do?