Risk-Taking and Perseverance

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November 23, 2022 Keep Kids Weird

Weirdness is one of our most precious resources; it’s weirdness, by definition, that drives all creativity and innovation. Too often, however, our educational…

October 19, 2022 Making Fall Fun

Fall is a favorite season for so many of us. One of my favorite things about fall is the start to the new…

October 10, 2022 Helping Students Learn through Mistakes

Mistakes are a part of life. We’ve all forgotten to grab our car keys at least once after leaving the house. Miscommunications are common and…

October 7, 2022 Make Science Spooky!

Fall is one of my favorite seasons. I love how the leaves change color, how the nights get longer, and how there is always a…

October 5, 2022 Think Wiser

"Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?" —T.S. Eliot, The…

September 28, 2022 Refreshing Your Classroom through Simple Experiences

Like most educators, I try to stay up to date on the latest teaching tools and strategies. The landscape of education is always changing and…

September 26, 2022 The Need for Risk

A few weeks ago, I tried something new. It all began when I noticed a restaurant near the road that I take to get home…

September 19, 2022 Bringing Learning Outdoors

*This blog is a guest post by Becky Schnekser. “We get to go OUTSIDE?” an explorer inquires loudly across the learning space. “YES! Let’s gather…