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Story Lines

“There is fiction in the space between the lines on your page of memories” is the opening lyric in a beautiful song by TRACY CHAPMAN (1).   363 more words

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Standard 5.4

Standard 5.4 is Managing Student Behavior by Establishing Expectations: Standards of Conduct are Clear to All Students. To me, this means that teachers need to explain to students how they should act during a particular lesson (and/or in their class at all times) frequently before lessons so that students can remember what is expected and the consequences if rules go unfollowed. 308 more words

Student Learning

The Time Is Now to Step Up and Lead for Equity

By Tia Brown McNair, Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Student Success, Association of American Colleges & Universities

At the recent Association of American Colleges and Universities ( 810 more words

Innovation In College & Career Preparation


Some things happen above surface, others below, not only metaphorically speaking. This is true for classroom practices as well. There is an overt world of interaction and communication, and a silent, implicit, and covert interplay of carrying out tasks and talks. 321 more words

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The Real Objective: Student Learning

At this point in my EACE Trending blog series on assessment, you have:

  • Found your institution’s strategic goals or priorities and highlighted any language that pertains to your office’s work.
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Girls in Science

I often wonder why we have such a problem involving girls in more Science and Math classes. It is not my area of expertise but I have a real interest in it. 286 more words

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