Student Ownership

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February 4, 2022 Encouraging Students' Unique Passion

Earlier this week, I learned about Valerie Thomas. Valerie Thomas was an African American scientist and innovator who is best known for creating the illusion…

January 26, 2022 Increase Student Engagement in Writing

As a blogger, it’s safe to say that I enjoy writing. I’ve enjoyed it ever since I was a young student scratching down stray ideas…

January 19, 2022 Gaming: The Universal Language

*Today's blog is a guest post by Emily Gillain. “Ms. Gillain, what are we doing for math today?” a student asks…

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…

December 3, 2021 Celebrate the Season with STEAM

I love the holiday season. I don’t often show it, but I can’t help but get swept up in the spirit of it all. The…

December 1, 2021 Making Math Memorable

I never liked math growing up. As a student, I can remember sitting in math classes and wondering, “When am I ever going…

November 8, 2021 5 Native American Heroes Your Students Should Know

November is a busy time. Autumn is in full swing, the country is busy preparing for Thanksgiving (actually, scratch that, the country…