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June 13, 2014

Project-Based Learning: Connecting With Your Community

Today's guest blog is written by Instructional Technology Instructor Mike Arsenault from Yarmouth, Maine. In this blog Mike writes about the importance of PBL and involving your community in the process.

June 08, 2014

Let's Recapture Some Time

Time is the one thing that moves on whether we want it to or not. We can't slow it down and we can't speed it up. In his today's guest blog, Jon Harper asks how we make time work better for us and our students.

June 05, 2014

Are Bad Ideas Making Us Miss the Good Ones?

Instructional coaching expert Jim Knight offers some great tools to help teachers improve, but in this era of accountability our focus on bad ideas may prevent us from seeing the good ones like Jim offers.

June 03, 2014

What Kind of Mind Trainer Are You?

In today's guest blog, Professor Guy Claxton asks teachers what kind of "Mind Trainer" they want to be with their students?

May 25, 2014

Teacher Leaders: Who Are the Best Ones?

Does the phrase "teacher leaders" mean innovative teachers who can help move their colleagues forward, or teachers who are there to agree with district changes?

May 22, 2014

Reimagining Schools: What Does That Mean?

When we talk about reimagining schools, what do we mean?

May 20, 2014

Transforming Teacher Preparation

Teacher preparation programs have been the object of much criticism lately. Elizabeth Hinde, Director of Teacher Preparation at Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College at Arizona State University, points out that not all teacher prep programs deserve such criticism, and many have transformed the way they prepare teachers.

May 16, 2014

A Great School Community Is Worth Its Weight in Gold

School communities are worth their weight in gold...I know mine is.

May 06, 2014

When We Say 'Accountability'

When we use the word accountability, we do not mean it in a positive sense. Accountability is used to describe how we, as educators, are not doing our jobs. There is a better way to move forward.

April 11, 2014

Be the Skype Version of Flat Stanley

Flat Stanley has been around for decades, and there is an innovative way to incorporate all that is good about the book with a more modern twist using Skype.

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