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Governor Hickenlooper, Here It Comes!

Great day for Colorado sTUDENTS!

This is a great day for Colorado students! HB 17-1201 has made its way through the State Legislature and is now headed to Governor Hickenlooper for signature. 395 more words


Entry 28 - Middle School Math Research Projects & Proportions

Long time no update!  This is the practically first week of just normally scheduled classes in over a month.

  • 1st week of March – student led conferences on Thursday/Friday so no school (
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Inquiry-based Learning

What you like a story with that?

I’ve already posted about our 50 word stories, (here and here) they’ve since become a staple with all my classes. But what I… 174 more words


On Curiosity, Creativity, Autonomy, and Failures: 4 Lessons Teachers Can Learn from Genius Hour

Genius Hour or Time has been a buzzword not just in the workplace, but also in schools or educational institutions. Genius time, according to some, can be traced back to Google. 629 more words

Teacher Reflection

Transforming Classes with Project-Based Learning

Step 1: Integrating Project-Based Learning

Today during class I was asked why I was so gung-ho about transformative education if I continue to insist that I really don’t want to go into education. 1,023 more words

Transformative Education

Financial Literacy

The power to affect change is in everyone, and inspiration can come from anywhere. A casual conversation our senior vice president Darlene Esquerra had with her neighborhood UPS driver tipped her off to a continuing education program doing remarkable things. 635 more words


20Time2017: Results?

After Idaho’s snowiest winter in more than 100 years (yeah, that happened), spring has finally sprung and my passion project is done. This week, I’ll present my… 88 more words