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December 2, 2019 Love of Learning

I have a deep love of learning. There’s nothing I enjoy more than discovering new historical details or burying my nose into a classic novel.…

November 27, 2019 Teaching Your Students to Overcome Stress

It’s probably not a huge leap to say we live in stressful times. Forget the holiday madness, each day seems to bring a new headline…

November 22, 2019 How To Help Your Students Outside the Classroom

Recently, a certain video began making its way through my social media feeds. It contains a brief clip of a 10-year-old student using a department…

November 13, 2019 Five Reasons Why Teachers Should Give Twitter a Try

In today’s social media-driven world, it can be a huge time suck to sort out the good from the bad. With so many…

October 10, 2019 The Trouble with Student-Centered Learning

Who could possibly be against student-centered learning? I am. But not for the reasons you think. I’m not here…

September 26, 2019 The Power of Purpose-Based Learning

Let’s be honest: they’re probably never going to use it. Of course, people do use science. Without it, we’d literally be stuck in the dark…

January 23, 2019 Blue Apple Teacher Feature: Tammy Myers

[caption id="attachment_7864" align="alignright" width="200"] Tammy Myers has been a teacher for Nixa Public Schools since 2000.[/caption] The Van Andel Education Institute strives to be a…