This article by Lisa Currie first appeared on the Edutopia blog.
Here are some suggestions on dealing with coin problems from Dan Meyer.
This article is from Troy Hicks writing on the Edutopia blog.
This article first appeared on the Edudemic blog.
This article first appeared on Edutopia.
Start-ups are good for our country. Most students don’t know what they are. I want to infuse a start-up mentality in my classroom as I help students understand innovation. Creation is good. Inventing is hard. If you’re an independent thinker: hire yourself and create a start-up. Recently my ninth graders connected via Google Hangout with the CEO of Brainscape, Andrew Cohen.What is Brainscape?
This article from Mind/Shift offers a glimpse into the Fairhaven School, a democratic school outside Washington, D.C.
Here are some excellent resources from Edutopia.
This article from Joanne Jacobs provides some fascinating, but scary statistics regarding college readiness.