Hello and welcome to my Nuzzel newsletter!
Diane Dillard Curtis
(Gifted Education & Creative Problem Solving Jr. Hi Teacher, Rodeo Mom, Karate Student, PBL, Genius Hour, Maker Ed, Tech, iPads, and a PIRATE!)
My new book, “How to Sketchnote: A Step-by-Step Manual for Teachers and Students” is now ready for pre-order by clicking here ! Sketchnoting, or visual note-taking, is an effective and fun way to take notes using doodles and text.
The Principal of Change
– Nov 13, 2:41 PM
“Student Voice” is something that many schools are focusing on and for a good reason. If we, as educators, understand that we serve our students and not the other way around, getting their thought and feedback for not only problems…
In our hyper-connected, 24/7 world, many of us are losing sleep — literally. Our own survey of more than 180 business leaders found that four out of 10 (43%) say they do not get enough sleep at least four nights a week. Such sleep…
Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays of the year. We have a family tradition of my family and my sister's family eating dinner at my parents, watching football, looking through the sale papers, and sometimes we even go shopping on Black…
The Hechinger Report
– Nov 11, 4:01 PM
As a middle school teacher, I often see my colleagues taking pains to keep students quiet during class. After all, the rhythm of the traditional classroom doesn't leave much room for chatting among students, and socializing in class is often viewed…