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This week I got to see a lot of different, interesting things. The main thing that I was impressed with was the amount of differentiation that is happening in the math and science class that I am a part of. 958 more words


Differentiated instruction

Tonight neither my wife Laura, nor I were in the mood for a movie. Tickets to a show were too expensive. However, we still wanted an excuse for a date. 123 more words

Ch. 4 Larson & Keiper- Long & Short Term Range Planning

Much management goes into planning the 180-day school year into units divided into lessons. Units and lessons must apply to national and state standards and goals. 432 more words

Embracing Diversity II

I discovered this image earlier today on Twitter, and it stayed with me the rest of the day.  What I wouldn’t give to have every student in my school understand and embody this idea beginning at age 5. 12 more words

Math at KCS

You’ve likely already noticed that math is a hot topic in mainstream media these days. While newsrooms haven’t always been following the subject, we have. 440 more words


My Beliefs and Worries About Assessment

After reading Chapter 6 on assessment in “Our Words, Our Ways” and “Learning to Love Assessment” by Carol Ann Tomlinson these are my beliefs on assessment based on both my experiences and the readings. 278 more words

ECS 301

Five Quick Ways to Engage and Assess Students

Engaging students is the key to successful learning and retention. But within a classroom of diverse learners, how do you teach in a way that effectively responds to the varying needs and gifts of students? 669 more words