– Oct 16, 2:36 AM
In my blog post titled “ 3 Ways to Build Student Agency into Your Lessons,” I encouraged teachers to design lessons that allow students to make key decisions about their learning. Student agency is one of the easiest ways that…
The Principal of Change
– Oct 20, 6:00 AM
Years ago, I remembered walking into this redesigned library that was seemingly the stuff of dreams in education. It was more like a media center and had spaces that were created for collaborative learning as well as spaces to work your own.
If media and digital literacy are so critical to an informed populous, why are they often only taught once a year rather than fully integrated into curriculum? Given the opportunity to rebuild your classroom and school, what would they look like?
I read somewhere that 72% of parents are on social media. As an educator, I find that to be an incredible statistic and one that I want to use as I build trust, highlight our staff and students, and reinforce our school values and beliefs. Social…
It's only natural. We want to know how well we're doing. If what we are saying or writing or creating is making any sense—if it is resonating with others. We often go about this by counting downloads, likes, retweets, shares, etc. This is…