We all like to feel like we know, but honestly, we know that we don't. There is just too much out there and since the internet became a regular thing, we need to reconsider what we think knowledge is. So why not be okay with not knowing? Might be better to know who to find out.
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March 17, 2015
March 16, 2015
How do educators define success in their spaces and then how do they ensure that is has been achieved for every child?
March 13, 2015
As teachers we have a unique opportunity to both model and plan activities that intentionally teach students how to be good people, friends and colleagues. How do you encourage important life skills in your spaces?
March 11, 2015
What if we erased all of the confining questions that terminate in a dead-end? Let's open education up to possibility and a world of what if. What questions do you wish to explore?
March 09, 2015
Providing feedback is more than just saying "good job" or "nice work" or "you can do better." Feedback provides a specific look into what is being done correctly and what continues to need improvement. Read on to learn some strategies for providing timely feedback that will improve learning.
March 04, 2015
Instead of trying to treat kids the exact same way. As standardized testing became the norm, an unfortunate byproduct was the loss of student individuality. If we strive to normalize the way we teach and assess kids, we lose an inherent component that makes learning unique and interesting. The fun i...
March 02, 2015
Everything we do matters, even when we aren't directly teaching. What do you want your students to learn from you? Be intentional as much as possible when handling all types of life circumstances.
February 25, 2015
Guest blogger, Evelyn Lauer discusses the importance of scholastic journalism. Read here to see the impact journalism has on students across the country.
February 20, 2015
What are your top 10 must haves for success in your classroom? Consider the following list while you brainstorm your own list.
February 09, 2015
Consider how much students can gain from engaging their entire beings in the learning experience? Why not get kids out of their seats and exploring content through tableau, the art of still pictures to convey meaning.