Tag: best educational practices

Class size is frequently a topic for discussion by administrators and teachers. Even when we end up in a school that has lower class size averages compared to other schools,…

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Recently, I had the opportunity to visit schools in Sydney, Australia and on one of these days, I was asked a few questions about where schools are going, and specifically,…

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Recently my leadership coach presented me with a challenge: write about what you have learned in your years of experience as a school leader that you bring to the new…

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The question we most commonly ask is the “what” question-what subjects shall we teach? When the conversation goes a bit deeper, we ask the “how” question-what methods and techniques are…

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I’m a fan of a to-do list. (Especially if it’s on lined, monogrammed paper!) I highly enjoy crossing things off as I accomplish them, it just makes me feel as…

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  The Collaboration Pyramid by oscarberg, on Flickr The Collaboration Pyramid offers a great visual to dive deeper into the nature of authentic collaboration and optimized production. In traditional team-based collaborative…

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After reading Chris Wejr’s latest, The Problem With Black & White Statements in Education, I was reminded of the following posted originally at KARE Givers. We really do have to…

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How many times have you heard someone say that they don’t have time to be a  “connected educator”? It is the go to rationale for many. Eric Sheninger spoke at…

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The world that our children experience This blog seeks to capture aspects of emerging technology and culture that will shape the world of tomorrow for the students of today. The…

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(This article is a compilation of tweets – feel free to add your comments and questions and advance the conversation.) Imagine Learning Manifesto for education change #edchat #education #cpchat The world…

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