This is the time to expand on our virtual teaching and learning, but we have to make sure we don't break the bank in order to do it. Those tools won't be free forever.
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April 22, 2020
April 19, 2020
When the coronavirus hit, educators, students, and families had their educational worlds flipped upside down. It was enough to cause educators to experience the five stages of grief.
April 08, 2020
Social media has been accused of becoming an echo chamber. While we are all practicing social distancing and spending time at home, there has been a noticeable increase in dialogue among educators on social media.
March 23, 2020
The past few weeks have been some of the most difficult most of us have experienced in a very long time. The coronavirus has highlighted some critical issues in education, and we are all trying to find solutions.
January 12, 2020
Instructional coaching can be an impactful position, but there are six critical issues that often get in the way of coaches being able to do their job. They can be overcome.
December 15, 2019
Anyone who gets into teaching needs to believe that they can improve the educational experience for their students, and here are 12 places where we can start.
October 07, 2019
Our judgments and biases are preventing students, and adults, from succeeding, and here are seven examples of when that happens.
August 25, 2019
Humans are not intrinsically good. Each of us is conflicted; sometimes selfish, other times committing to others and the common good. Guest blogger Michael Fullan believes that we are tipped to be good but only when certain conditions prevail.
June 23, 2019
In articles and presentations on student feedback, educators are admonished today to use "No grades, comments only!" Unfortunately, they do not seem to know the whole story, nor do they seem to know what the research really says, guest blogger Thomas R. Guskey, a senior research scholar at the University of Louisville.
May 12, 2019
Our students are constantly told to toughen up, but too often students turn to negative behaviors like binge drinking or drugs because of their inability to handle stress and anxiety. Perhaps mindfulness can help?