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Top 10 Skills We Wish Were Taught in School, But Usually Arent

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» 8 easy steps to kill the love of reading in every student.

Many schools do all these things thanks to Common Core, Race to the Top and our nations obsession with high-stakes testing. So sad… » 8 easy steps to kill the love of reading in every student..

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Coach John Wooden’s Take on TEACHERS

No written word, no spoken plea can teach our youth what they should be. Nor all the books on all the shelves. It’s what the TEACHERS are THEMSELVES. http://on.ted.com/d08Ac

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Education is NOT All About College and Career Readiness. It’s About the JOURNEY!!!

“We thought of life by analogy was a journey, was a pilgrimage, which had a serious purpose at the end. And the thing was to get to that end. Success, or whatever it is, or maybe heaven after you’re dead. … Continue reading

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Tech Isn’t Everything – Teachers Are! Applications to Better Prepare Educators for the Digital Age

This post is the second in a series of articles emphasizing the importance of teachers and the tools that can assist them in today’s digital age. I recently wrote a post stressing the importance of teachers, and not solely technology, … Continue reading

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Learning Doesn’t Stop At 3 O’Clock: Four Reasons Teachers and Students Need a Class Blog

Last March I received an email from my superintendent thanking me for my outstanding work. At first I was a bit confused. It was spring break and class was not in session. I wondered what he was referring to until … Continue reading

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