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Cassie teaches 7th grade geography teacher at Seaman Middle School. And she’s awesome at what she does.

She recently shared a blog post at the KCSS Doing Social Studies site… 342 more words


The Art of Questioning 101

How do we teach the art of asking questions?

A strategy-strand post in an ongoing 2-strand series about Information Literacy

In the 5As of Information Fluency… 1,512 more words

The JOY in learning; there is joy at Seven Hills!

My favorite line from this post on KQED: Finland leads the world in its scores on international tests, and the country has become an educational model for many in the U.S. 21 more words

Childhood Development

Leadership: Nature or Nurture?

The beauty of independent schools is that with smaller classes, individual attention and lots of hands on experiential experiences, even our youngest students can practice leadership. 52 more words

Childhood Development

Mobile MakerSpaces in Action (Video)

The entire concept is really quite simple.  The Mobile MakerSpace carts that line the hallway leading into our Media Center are capable of transporting new opportunities and tools to virtually any space in our school.   234 more words

Google Classroom just got more Google awesome

If you’re a teacher in a Google Apps for Education school and you’re not using Google Classroom, just a quick suggestion.

You need to be. 670 more words


A great blog post from a new discovery: The Alamo City Mom's Blog in San Antonio!

It is rare to see such a keen understanding of the life of teachers. This mom in San Antonio has done a lovely tribute to the art and profession of teaching. 29 more words