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Pre-semester Prep - Optimism or Realism?

As I prepare for the start of the Spring semester, I have become acutely aware that I have been overly optimistic in previous semesters about what I can cover in a class-period and/or a semester.   385 more words

Class Planning

Inquiry/SLO's/Academic Writing

What is inquiry based learning?

Inquiry based learning (IBL) is basically when you pose questions, problems, and scenarios rather than the normal way presenting establish facts or explain a way of knowledge. 368 more words


Educating Governor Kasich

“If I were, not president, but if I were king in America, I would abolish all teachers’ lounges, where they sit together and worry about, ‘Woe is us.’” 3,108 more words

Seasonal Changes Afoot

I’ve been procrastinating. I was supposed to publish this post on Wednesday, but here it is Friday, and I’ve only just now begun to write. I apologize to those of you who look forward to my Wisconsin Wednesday posts. 527 more words

Wisconsin Wednesdays

Lesson Planning

The summer is coming to an end and it’s the perfect time to start thinking about this year’s classes and planning them. So, what are some things we need to consider when planning? 815 more words

General Reflections On Teaching

Prepares Your Child for Standardized Tests!

I did a casual Amazon search for math curriculum that might help guide me in teaching my son at home. I wasn’t looking for anything particular, but one of the top results caught my eye. 708 more words


Issues in Photo-Education

The last post was some pretty pictures, in fact most of them are.  But I said up front that occasionally I would include thoughts along my journey and since although I think of myself primarily as a photographer, I am also a professor of photography.  2,132 more words