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December 27, 2015
December 22, 2015
Before you get to the relaxation of vacation, how can you make the most of your remaining days at school? Read on to find out some suggestions.
December 20, 2015
Providing feedback is in fact an art and we can scaffold the process to make kids better at it, using technology or without. How do you help students provide better feedback? Read on to find out how I teach students to do it better.
November 24, 2015
They say the best way to learn is to teach and that's why we put such a high emphasis in the classroom om giving students the power to work with each other.
November 22, 2015
Not all learning spaces are the same. What are you preparing students for? Read on to see how we can narrow the gap between college and high school.
November 01, 2015
Have you ever got caught not knowing? Did the warmth overtake your usual composure? What if we flipped that experience and made it into a positive? What if I said we have to, to help kids know that learning doesn't always happen the first time? Read on
October 29, 2015
The best ways to get students to take risks is by modeling what that looks like, unafraid of the potential failure. The most important gift we can share with students is the transparency of our choices and how to bounce back from the missteps.
October 27, 2015
Risk taking can be dangerous work, but if we don't do it, then we die in our stagnation and our students' successes die with us. How can we boldly leap in front of the flames and make the needed changes to ensure continuous growth? Check this out.
October 22, 2015
In every classroom there is diversity. It's tangible in what we see and must impact the way we teach. Engaging each child in a meaningful way requires relationships, flexibility and a willingness to empower those who aren't often used to being in charge of their own learning.
October 20, 2015
If we want to raise motivated and confident learners, we must take the time to teach students how to self-advocate. Here are some tips.