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A writer-editor-teacher's quote of the week #25

“Give people ownership in their workplace, and you’ll be surprised at the positive results.”

— from The Art of Innovation: Lessons in Creativity from IDEO, America’s Leading Design Firm… 7 more words


My Teacher Training Manual

I finally did it!  I wrote a teacher training manual several years ago and I finally published it on Amazon in Kindle edition this morning. 144 more words

Math Education

What to Do When Kids Say: I'm Bored!

As teachers, we work so hard to make learning interesting and engaging for kids. This practice gets harder and harder with the number of requirements that keep getting heaped on, with less and less time to do it due to increased testing. 293 more words

Teacher Resources


I’ve always been fond of hands-on activities in class. They encourage such a lifelong love of learning. A way for young students to learn and understand by doing instead of just retaining information by reading or being exposed to… 257 more words


Are You Left-Brained or Right-Brained?

Which side of your brain do you tend to think with?

Although no one is completely left-brained or right-brained, you probably favour one side over the other. 237 more words


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Sunbird’s First Field Trip of the Year: Kalyan Rathore (http://www.saatchiart.com/jksrathore)

A very big thank you to Kalyan, Bhavna and his family for welcoming us in his studio on the ORR. 122 more words

Teaching Methods

Should Teachers Embrace Every Educational Change?

Change is a constant in our world, and that includes the world of educators. Justin Tarte recently published this post on changes teachers are challenged to make… 804 more words