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September 06, 2015
September 01, 2015
Isn't it time we started teaching students to follow a syllabus to ensure better classroom success? Check this out to help you plan.
August 23, 2015
Have you ever captured the writing unicorn? Most writers seldom write perfectly during the first draft. Writing is a process that requires tenacity, but there are tips to make it easier. Check this out
August 20, 2015
Teachers can learn a lot from watching kids play ball. We can't control kids, we can only nurture their talents. This is the same in the classroom. Read on to hear how being a baseball mom has helped my teaching.
August 06, 2015
Have you ever accidentally deleted all of your work? Not the best feeling in the world. Here are some tips of how not to do that!
July 29, 2015
People asked about non-academic skills that are often mixed up in assessing achievement. Consider the following tips when helping students learn about punctuality, organization, time management and creativity.
July 27, 2015
Do you use rubrics? How effective are they? Read on to learn how to develop rubrics that can be useful to students if they are going to be used.
July 12, 2015
It's time to take the no-grades policy school wide, are you ready? Read on to see the plan.
June 28, 2015
This year's graduation wasn't as tear-filled as years past, but seeing students I've taught for three years find their way across our stage felt momentous. All dressed up, grown up and off to college, the students threw their confetti and eagerly said their goodbyes. I always get a preview to gradua...
June 14, 2015
The real world is a place we exist in all the time unless we are down the rabbit hole with Alice. So treat the learning experience in school like it matters.