Mrs. Nancy Hubbard, a very wise principal, shared many memorable tips/hints/insightful comments. She stated, “When you are a teacher before you are a mother, those experiences make you a better parent.” She went on to explain that the opposite is also true. 187 more words

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#### Timber! DI Decimal Division Jenga

When I first started teaching middle school, I guess you could say I was a generalist. I tended to see my students as a single body. 673 more words

#### Not a Moment To Spare

A few years ago, I read Steven Leinwand’s Accessible Mathematics – 10 Instructional Shifts That Raise Student Achievement. The idea that small instructional shifts can have a big outcome really resonated with me. 647 more words

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Is your rising star struggling with reading (phonics, fluency, and comprehension)? 72 more words

#### How Do We Take Notes?

*3.3 – Teacher persists in seeking approaches for students who have difficulty learning, drawing on a broad repertoire of strategies. *

Differentiated instruction means that as a teacher, I am providing students with the specific tools that they need to succeed in the classroom. 393 more words

#### Pedagogical Vignette 4: Differentiated Instruction in a Mathematics Classroom

**Subject**Mathematics

**Level:**Year 3

**Topic**Graphs of Exponential Functions

**Macro-concept**Model

**Enduring Understanding**Models communicate mathematical patterns in quantitative relationships.

**Essential Question 669 more words**

#### Implementing Change in Teaching and Learning

There are many different versions of the above chart. When this, or a similar chart was introduced to me it gave me clarity around the issues needed to promote, implement and sustain change. 511 more words