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Letting Your Learners Experience Productive Struggle — User Generated Education

Increasing student engagement and productivity in Maker spaces.

July 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

21st Century Learning: How Has Tutoring Changed?

What is the role of the traditional tutor? This question was raised during a luncheon that I attended recently with other school leaders looking for traditional as well as non-traditional … Continue reading

July 27, 2014 · 1 Comment

Summer Planning: 3 Ways to Plan for Diverse Learners

Like you, I strive to provide differentiated instruction for all of my students. When asked how to plan for diverse learners, my best advice to new and aspiring teachers is … Continue reading

July 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

What’s on Your Educator’s Bucket List?

Every educator has one … so what’s on your bucket list? tlb Source

June 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Dark Side of the ADHD Gender Gap

For years, we’ve speculated and worried about the number of boys diagnosed with ADHD. A 2002 study by a team of professors of Psychology at the University of California at Berkeley, led … Continue reading

February 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Using LEGO to Build Math Concepts | Scholastic.com

If you were like me, the thought of math made you want to run for cover. I cannot explain my fear of math as a child. I can only tell … Continue reading

December 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Another Look at the Writing Process

Teaching has absolutely changed since I was a child. And, how we teach writing has changed drastically due in large part to major advances in technology.  According to Beth Holland’s … Continue reading

November 29, 2013 · Leave a comment