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Cartoons of Kids in School

Yep, here’s another edition of monthly cartoons. The following cartoons of kids in school (and at home) have tickled me and I wanted to share them with readers. 98 more words

How Teachers Teach

The Kid I Didn’t Kill (Ellie Herman)

Taken from “About” in Herman’s blog:

My name is Ellie Herman.  If you want to find out what I’m doing here and why, click here on  1,527 more words

How Teachers Teach

Bridging the gap between academic research and classroom practice by @SLTeachMeet

Teachers and senior teachers are doing it for themselves … and so are academics.

But are we bridging the gap together?


Learners in Context: M4 Reflection

Prompt: Over the past few weeks, we have been discussing nature vs nurture, the basics of biological development and a few different perspectives on cognitive development. 443 more words

Learners In Context

Asking the Right Questions for Getting School-Driven Policies into Classroom Practice

Every single federal, state, and district policy decision aimed at improving student academic performance has a set of taken-for-granted assumptions that link the adopted policy to classroom lessons. 794 more words

How Teachers Teach

BuzzFeed Teacher Hacks

BuzzFeed published an article about teacher hacks that mostly pertain to behavior management.

Here are the hacks that I fond the most interesting:

  • stamp the papers of students’ who are working quietly/on task.
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Classroom Practice

GAFE - 3 Weeks In

Three weeks ago we launched Google Apps for Education across our school. Our teachers have been using it for about a year now, but in week 5 we went universal with it. 422 more words