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Play vs School: is there a border line?

Το προηγούμενο Σαββατοκύριακο, την ώρα που στην Στέγη γινόταν το TEDx, στο σχολείο μας έτρεχε το δικό μας, private TED event, με έναν μόνο ομιλητή: τον βρετανό playworker… 23 more words

Pre-school Education

#PBL Presentation @CAIS' Too Many Tools Event, December 11th

The American Studies class from Suffield Academy is looking forward to launching this exciting #PBL initiative to inspire a state-wide research project to learn more about the Connecticut 29th. 302 more words

Across The Curriculum

Advanced science students take new approach to learning

Theresa VanPelt
Cougar News Blog

Regan Roach has decided to have her advanced science class to to take a new, independent way of learning their standards. 355 more words


Get to Know SHS - Thursday, December 11th!

Get to Know Your High School Night is on Thursday, December 11 at 7:00 p.m. in the Sandwich High School Auditorium.  This is an opportunity for students and their families to learn about their Hometown School and all it has to offer! 523 more words

STEM Academy

Workshop Style Teaching--From Jenn's Point of View

Jenn is a middle school language arts and social studies teacher.  By definition she is integrating instruction. She describes these twin focuses as content goals (social studies outcomes), and process goals (language arts skills).  671 more words

Thematic Teaching

Snap Circuits

About a year ago I saw this box at the thrift store that was all battered up and ugly and not at all promising. It was a box of snap circuits. 240 more words


Don't be Afraid of Change

Change is hard. In education, it can be downright terrifying.  As teachers, we pride ourselves on routine and having the answers for everything.  Often, a focus on routine means sticking to very specific types of teaching, assignments and assessments.   336 more words