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Inspiring Educators Who Inspire Future Leaders

Why You Chose to Teach

Remember the reasons you chose this profession!

November 29, 2015 · 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

Bloom’s Taxonomy 2.0

In 1956, Educational psychologist, Dr. Benjamin Bloom identified three types of learning: cognitive, affective, and psychomotor that he coined Bloom’s Taxonomy of Learning. Bloom’s Taxonomy has been used and revised by … Continue reading

May 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Celebrating Teachers: Appreciation Week 2014!

It is Teacher Appreciation Week, and there are so many great resources out there to help celebrate and honor the great work of teachers! Happy Teacher Appreciation Day! tlb Discovery Education – … Continue reading

May 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Scaffolding Learning

Learning is a process enhanced by resources.  tlb Source Source

March 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Great Teachers and Engaging Lessons

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February 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

“Connections Make Learning Stick”

I’d like to share another wonderful voice from the TED Talks Education series, Rita F. Pierson. Pierson, a forty-year veteran educator, was always an advocate for children and in this … Continue reading

August 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Measure of Grit

In my quest to find effective ways to teach my students what it means to persevere when they are faced with challenges, I have discovered a NY Times series that … Continue reading

August 1, 2013 · Leave a comment