Student Ownership

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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…

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November 16, 2022 Lending a Hand this Holiday Season

Thanksgiving has always been known as the season of gratitude. It’s a chance to slow down, relax, and appreciate the many things in life that…

November 2, 2022 Make Your November a THINKsgiving Experiment

It’s hard to believe that Halloween is over and the winter months will soon begin. Before long, houses will be covered in colored lights, Santa…

October 25, 2022 Help Students Find the Perfect Book

“Reading is the gateway skill that makes all other learning possible.” – Barack Obama Literacy is one of the cornerstones of education. Whether students are…

October 17, 2022 Building Relationships in the Classroom

Recently, there’s been a lot of discussion about the role of teachers in the classroom. There’s this strange idea that teachers are supposed to function…

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 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…

October 3, 2022 Technology in the Classroom: Is it Worth It?

*Today's blog post was written by Betsy Weston Imagine this: You walk through your classroom and your students are working independently on their school-issued device.…