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No gods, no teachers

One of my students has set herself the task of reading the new employee handbook for the American software development company, Valve (you can download it, … 335 more words

General Irrelevance

Working to Create an Educational Laboratory  Introducing SPI's Learning Lab

Story will be introducing the Learning Lab – our latest initiative –  to teachers in the state of New Hampshire at next week’s Summer Statewide Educator’s Conference.   93 more words

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Making Global Connections

“Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.” -Albert Einstein

Don’t you love when people say to you, “Must be nice to have your whole summer off!” I don’t know many educators who have the summer “off”.   390 more words

Ipads In Kindergarten

K12 Design Thinking Competition

I got accepted into the Georgia Tech K12 inventure prize challenge! I’m so excited to be able to bring this experience to my students. The inventure prize is televised on GA public TV every year, and I’ve watched the finalist the last couple of years. 508 more words

Design Thinking

Supporting Students with Military Connections

Faye Snodgress is executive director of Kappa Delta Pi.

*On July 11-12, I had the privilege of participating in the Network of National State Teachers of the Year (NNSTOY) annual conference. 402 more words

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Summer Reading, part three: Quiet by Susan Cain

Last year at registration, as I met my new students and their families, I heard over and over, “She’ll be quiet in class but don’t let that fool you – she’s a deep thinker.” As someone who had myself been quiet in class as a student, I completely understood that silence does not mean absence of thought. 962 more words

In The Classroom