On any given day we contribute to the stories of our students. Some of us continue the tragedy while others help inspire a new ending. How do you contribute to the story of your students?
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November 08, 2015
October 30, 2015
Through flipping, leaders can provide an avenue to focus on learning and help foster the collaboration in adults that we all want to see in our students. And now there is research to support it.
October 28, 2015
For all that we talk about the importance of student voice, we don't always provide the actions needed to support it.
October 25, 2015
John Hattie says that teachers answer 40 to 50% of the questions they ask students in the classroom. Why do we do that? How can we change?
October 18, 2015
It's easy for us to look at a parent, student or colleague who doesn't want to engage with us, and blame them for the lack of engagement. However, before we do that we need to look at how we are approaching them and see if there is something we can change within our approach.
September 30, 2015
In our effort to create optimal learning spaces and focus on learning, are teachers actually provoking the misbehavior that prevents them from getting to that learning with students?
September 23, 2015
If you're always looking for blogs that only tell you what you want to hear about school, this is not the one, and there are at least 5 reasons why.
September 20, 2015
Adults are known to strike from time to time because of harsh working conditions or low pay, but there are at least 10 reasons why students should strike.
August 14, 2015
Research shows that a reminder text to students can keep them in school, but are we enabling them at the same time we're trying to help them?
August 05, 2015
We are so hung up on our beliefs that we are always looking for research that will support our opinions, and never really take the time to look for research that will debunk our opinions.