ACTEM 2013: More Customized Learning on the Cheap

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Gauging Student Understanding

So you’ve been asked to get all kids to the finish line, to “meet the standard” or “pass the benchmark”.  It’s a daunting task, especially if you try to cram Common Core in 13 years in it’s entirety.  At least Continue reading Gauging Student Understanding

Program a Progressive Education Mini-Festival Courtesy Netflix Streaming

Until this weekend, I had never seen Mona Lisa Smile. For most of you, this is neither news nor intriguing nor relevant.  Those who know me personally are at this moment either a) shocked b) appalled or c) neither intrigued Continue reading Program a Progressive Education Mini-Festival Courtesy Netflix Streaming

3 Principles of Improv that Improve Every Classroom, School, District & Universe

When I’m not busy doing everything else in my life, I perform, coach, and teach improv.  It’s been a passion of mine since taking classes at ImprovBoston in Cambridge oh . . . going on . . . wow . Continue reading 3 Principles of Improv that Improve Every Classroom, School, District & Universe