Project-Based Learning

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May 20, 2022 Celebrating AANHPI Heritage Month Together

School can be a busy place. There are lessons to be taught, homework to be graded, tests to take, and a myriad of other responsibilities…

September 16, 2020 Just Keep Watering

I’ve always loved flowers. When I lived in Virginia, I would often stop and smell the roses growing near my apartment complex. Now that I’m…

August 28, 2020 Today's Inch of a Miracle

Three years ago, my daughter pretended that the world was made of hexagons.  This was not a whimsical flight of the…

August 26, 2020 Helping the Homeschooling Parent

The other week I was visiting with my sister when she casually mentioned that she was going to try homeschooling this year. This wasn’t a…

August 17, 2020 3 Lessons from Lonnie Johnson

One fun aspect of working in education is that you’re always learning new things. For example, a few weeks ago I was assembling an engineering…

August 10, 2020 STEM’s Greatest Teacher — The Outdoors!

Believe me, you will find more lessons in the woods than in books. Trees and stones will teach you what you cannot learn from masters.…

July 31, 2020 The Necessity of Project-Based Learning

Recently I stumbled across an encouraging article in Edutopia. A community in Dayton, Ohio, was searching for ways to get students…

July 24, 2020 We Learn by Doing

Tell me, I’ll forget Show me, I may remember Involve me, and I’ll understand – Old Proverb I’m not a particularly good chef but I…