classroom management

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January 17, 2022 Essential Assessment in Student Learning

Assessment can be such an overwhelming process. When it comes to giving assessments, not only do we wonder if our students hit the…

January 14, 2022 Growing Students through Fast Feedback

Have you ever watched a student’s face after you’ve given them positive feedback on their performance or behavior? I have. Their reactions often mirror my…

January 12, 2022 Helping Students Embrace Curiosity and Creativity

Every teacher knows that curiosity is one of the pillars of education. The desire to know, to explore, to understand what makes things do what…

January 10, 2022 Encouraging Student Engagement

It goes without saying that the last few years have been tough on both teachers and students. 2020 forced both groups to switch to remote…

January 5, 2022 Ice Cream for Dinner and Encouraging Play

Should you ever eat ice cream for dinner at school? I never used to think so; I’m still not sure I do.…

November 24, 2021 Giving Thanks for Teachers

Thanksgiving is no time for despair. Even though things might be dark right now — so dark that optimism feels almost offensive…

November 15, 2021 Taking Time to Lend a Hand

A few years ago, I had the privilege of watching a group of hardworking students put on a charity fundraiser. Now, when you hear the…

November 10, 2021 Weird Rubric Tricks to Save You Time

I like rubrics, but something has always seemed a little... “off” about them. Part of it is because they lend an…