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The Writing Process

The writing process refers to a variety of steps and procedures that occur before, during and after writing with the sequential result of creating a text. 238 more words

Student/Me: Hypothesis

Setting: My classroom during science class

Me: What is the difference between a prediction and a hypothesis?

Student: Hypothesis… First you guess then you tess- Get it? 95 more words


"A teacher...

…takes a hand, opens a mind, and touches a heart.”

This is what I want to strive to do. My grandmother told me a story the other day about how a past student of hers found her online and emailed her thanking her for everything she did for him. 332 more words


If The Rainforest Can Speak, What Will He Tells You?

If the rainforest can speak, do you know what he will tell you? Conservation International recently (October 5, 2014) uploaded a video on youtube through ConservationDotOrg and presented a very good discussion of what a rainforest will tell the human population. 204 more words


Those annoying QR codes reach the classroom

I’m not a fan, as you might have gathered, but I concede that they are a concise way of transmitting information. QR codes are those rather clunky splodges of black and white pixels that we see in print ads, on billboards, on packaging. 1,267 more words


"Il secolo degli Stati Uniti": nuova edizione 2014

Va in libreria fra pochi giorni la nuova edizione (Il Mulino 2014).

Con un capitolo nuovo di zecca sull’America di Obama, piuttosto lungo (e finito di scrivere qualche mese fa). 917 more words

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Is the classroom a machine?

In a Big Think article, Why Technology Won’t Save an Inefficient Education System, with Dr. Madhav Chavan, and in several other similarly argued contributions, particularly like the ones from… 1,049 more words