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March 25, 2022 Fostering Flowers and Student Growth

If there’s one thing I love about spring, it’s the flowers. The weather can be temperamental, and the time change consistently throws off my sleep…

March 23, 2022 The Power of Productive Play

Important Note: First, check out Games, Games, Games — three ingenious games to liven up your classroom with deep, rich learning. Then, read about…

March 16, 2022 Get Students Smiling with Games

Sometimes you just need to help kids smile. I’ve been mulling over this statement quite a lot in the recent days. I don’t want to…

March 14, 2022 Support Education by Connecting and Collaborating

I’m writing this from Austin, Texas, where I’m attending the SXSW EDU conference — and it is AWESOME. Every session I’ve attended has…

March 7, 2022 Perfecting Project-Based Learning

Professional storyteller Donald Davis once recounted how his 4th grade teacher took their classroom on a trip around the world. Of course, it wasn’t a…

February 21, 2022 Award Season and Students

If you’re a movie fan like me, then you’re probably aware that the Academy Award nominations were revealed not too long ago. For my part,…

February 18, 2022 Logic, Rhetoric, and STEM

I probably don’t have to tell you this, but life as an educator is busy. It feels as though every time I complete a major…

February 16, 2022 Sharing the Love through SEL

Some time ago, I read a book about love. Bear with me, I promise it’s not as weird as it sounds. The book in question…