Creating a blended Back to School Night

Last September, entering my sixteenth year of teaching, I realized I felt less excited than ever for Back to School Night. Over the years I […]

25 beginning of the year activities you can use right away!

The beginning of the school year is filled with teaching procedures and getting to know you activities. Most of us have our tried and true […]

Transitioning back to the classroom

For many, the end of summer is upon us and we are getting ready to head back to the classroom for another eventful year. Each […]

1 quick protocol to get your lesson plans organized

Lesson planning. It’s a basic part of many educators’ day. But in our hectic lives, it’s so easy to rush through our lesson planning. It […]

4 frameworks to level up your lesson planning

In the hustle and bustle of everyday life, it’s so easy to let our lesson plans move down our priority list. And when that happens, […]

3 powerful lesson plan templates – and how to make your own

If you’ve ever bought a lesson plan book, you’ve probably flipped through it and looked at all the extra pages at the beginning and the […]

5 Ways to Take Advantage of the 80/20 Rule for Education

Most of us are unaware of the universal rule that works silently behind our lives and governs it. Anyone who understands its wonders lives a […]

20+ wide-ranging books to check out for educators

In many ways, we educators live in an exciting time to be in the classroom and work with students. Examples: We have lots of access […]

Are we robot-proof? #1

Preamble I’m rarely asked to talk to fellow academics. I’m not sure why that is, but I can only assume that my thoughts, presentation skills […]

Guest post: 3 Ways to Make Classroom Presentations More Engaging

Classroom presentations come with many challenges–not the least of which is keeping your students engaged long enough to teach the lesson! New technology creates many […]

I have the curse of innovation!

Preamble I think I have a curse. No really, I do! It would appear that I am never happy with what I am doing. I […]

Why Tech Isn't Transforming Teaching: 10 Key Stories From Education Week

Crave pragmatic, honest, clear-eyed conversation about the realities of ed tech? Here's a reading list from Education Week, as presented at ISTE 2019.

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