5 Things from the First 5 Days to Remember 55 Days from Now

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Tomorrow I walk into the fifth day of our school year and already, my head . . . reeling with understandings, learnings, knowings.  So much with the knowings!   Last year, November Learning posted three great videos here all about what Continue reading 5 Things from the First 5 Days to Remember 55 Days from Now

No Sherpas Req’d (But Available): Google in Education Maine Summit 2013

Thanks to an arrangement between ACTEM and Mt. Blue RSD, several of my district colleagues and I were able to attend Google in Education Maine Summit 2013, held on the beautiful, essentially brand-new Hampden Academy campus. The building was gorgeous. Continue reading No Sherpas Req’d (But Available): Google in Education Maine Summit 2013

Making Things That Matter & TOMS: Perfect Fit

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Ouch.  Groaner pun in the title. And we move quickly on to Blake Mycoskie’s Start Something That Matters, a business-centered book that came out a couple of years ago, made the best seller lists, and managed to slip by me. Continue reading Making Things That Matter & TOMS: Perfect Fit

The PBL/MCL/Acronym’d Pilot at MBHS Has a Name and a Project!

At least for now . . . Ladies and gents, PACE 10 is here. Personalized and Cooperative Education (PACE)10 is the name the crew developed for the mass customized learning, project based learning, student led, differentiated pilot program thing I Continue reading The PBL/MCL/Acronym’d Pilot at MBHS Has a Name and a Project!