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What's Wrong with Science Fairs?

It’s not that I have something against science fairs. What I have a problem with is how students in 2017 are expected to showcase their scientific, mathematical, and written knowledge. 67 more words

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Our Learning Spaces

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For the past week I’ve been stressing about the best way to showcase the unique learning spaces of our 5th grade team at Knox Gifted Academy. 81 more words

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100+ One Little Words


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If you had to choose one word that would define and guide and shape an entire year, what word would you choose? 505 more words

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Have you #Eduheard?


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And can you, can you imagine fifty people a day, I said fifty people a day walking in singin’ a bar of Alice’s Restaurant and walking out.

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(Re)Engaged for 2017

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Engaged. Or rather (re)engaged. That’s my word for 2017.

Every day for the past six months that word has stared at me, a sticker on the left side of my laptop’s keyboard. 680 more words

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Why I'm going into teaching

At these times of unrest in education in the UK, I have often pondered what I am doing – and debated if I am a little mad.   533 more words

Educational Musings