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Jamie MacPherson

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April 29, 2020 Using PBL to Prevent the Spread

*Editor's Note: The following blog was originally published on PBL Works. Learn how you can get started with Project Based Learning by visiting PBL…

April 15, 2020 Look for the Helpers

These are trying times. We’re isolated, in quarantine, and (now) “physically distancing” ourselves from one another. As humans, we know that this, in…

April 1, 2020 What Our Children Need Now

March 16th marked a big day in our household. Our twin boys turned 10. Double-digits. Through the eyes of a child - this…

March 18, 2020 Learning from the New Normal

In a matter of a few days, the whole world we knew hit “pause”. And for good reason. As we stand up and…

February 5, 2020 Service with a Smile

In my part of the world, there is a quaint restaurant that many people don’t know about. And, to be perfectly honest, I…

January 22, 2020 Picture Books that Inspire Change

As an elementary teacher, I have a great love for picture books. And as is the case for many early elementary teachers, picture…

January 15, 2020 Making the Most of Your Time

I am pretty convinced teachers are magicians. Somehow, teachers have this amazing ability to squeeze 80+ hours of work into a 40 hour…

January 3, 2020 Make it Matter! Assessment Strategies in PBL

There’s an old saying among authors, “Great works aren’t written, they’re rewritten”. It’s tempting to look at a completed novel and think the author wrote…