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Primary Sources for All Students

Primary Sources for All Students

Education 2.0, Uncategorized April 29, 2017 at 8:50 am Comments are Disabled

Posted by Timothy McClure In the history classroom I use primary sources often to incorporate reading in the content area and reading strategies into my curriculum.  […]

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If You Need it, Get it! Do-It-Yourself Professional Development in the 21st Century

If You Need it, Get it! Do-It-Yourself Professional Development in the 21st Century

By Rita Platt In my work as a teacher-leader, I often hear teachers lament that they need more training on various methods, strategies, ideas, and […]

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Caring Classrooms: Setting Expectations and Rules Together!

Caring Classrooms: Setting Expectations and Rules Together!

Action Research, Featured Articles, The Shift, The Toolbox, Uncategorized July 12, 2015 at 2:42 pm Comments are Disabled

By Stacey Belisle A Saint C.A.R.E.S.! That’s what we say at Saint Croix Falls Elementary School. C.A.R.E.S. stands for Cooperation, Assertion, Responsibility, Empathy, and Self […]

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Ode on a Boring Inservice

Ode on a Boring Inservice

Featured Articles, The Shift, Uncategorized August 25, 2014 at 10:13 pm Comments are Disabled

Low Song By John Wolfe   (Composed and Revised during the October 5, 2010 Managing Projects& Setting Priorities Staff Training Session, 10:00 to 11:30)   […]

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Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson

Quote of the Day, Uncategorized July 13, 2012 at 9:36 am Comments are Disabled

“Forever is composed of nows.” — Emily Dickinson                 Hammonton Photography via Compfight  

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C. Franklin Allee

Uncategorized November 26, 2011 at 11:17 pm Comments are Disabled

Human beings generally respond to loving concern.  There is more power in a thimbleful of tears than in a barrel of logic. –C. Franklin Allee

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The Edge of Education–Guidelines

The Edge of Education–Guidelines

Uncategorized December 11, 2009 at 5:36 pm 2 comments

The idea of this carnival is to share experiences of “edgy” teaching and learning. There are a lot of great things happening out there in […]

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What teachers make

Uncategorized, videos October 28, 2009 at 2:52 pm Comments are Disabled

Hey, what do you think of this post. more about "What teachers make", posted with vodpod

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Mom! Dad! Look at me!

Uncategorized June 4, 2009 at 4:36 pm 1 comment

Every year in the spring, the day before the last day of school, we have an event we call, “Eighth Grade Recognition.” It’s like a mini-graduation ceremony. Kids dress up. All the parents come and sit in the bleachers. The band plays. The choir sings. Student’s speak and introduce each other. Our principal gives an inspiring message. This year, one of my eighth graders wrote and delivered a great message he titled, “Mom! Dad! Look at me!”

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Putting Scrooge on Trial: 5th Grade Language Arts

Uncategorized May 7, 2009 at 9:20 pm 1 comment

I’m not sure yet why I’m getting the whole post here and only the post title in elementary school.  I’ll figure it out though.

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