"Why didn't they teach us this in school?!" -
I see this all the time on reblogs containing interesting (usually historical) info and images.
It angers me.
A) Schools have 13 years (minus about 4 months each) to give you enough of a foundation in reading, writing, math, sciences, state/US/world history, social studies,…
This article first appeared on the Mind/Shift blog.
This is an excellent review of a half dozen PBL schools in the U.S. by a UK educator. This article first appeared on the Edutopia blog.
So How Do We Create Passionate Writers?
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I started my reading transformation 2 years ago, realizing that I needed to create a sense of urgency and passion regarding books in my classroom. I knew I should focus on writing, I knew I should dedicate more time to it, more energy to it, and yet… I just didn’t know where to begin. It wasn’t that I was a bad writing teacher, after all, my students write a lot and often, but…
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This article originally appeared on the te@chthought blog site.
Myth-Busting Differentiated Instruction: 3 Myths and 3 Truths -
With delivery of instruction, one size does not fit all. John McCarthy launches his differentiated instruction series by busting three common myths about DI.
This article first appeared on the Edutopia blog.
This article first appeared on the TeachThought blog.
This article by Robert Pondiscio first appeared at EducationNext.