Thursday, April 20, 2017


Thinkering Studio: 

Supporting Self-Directed Learning


Voice and choice are powerful motivators!

Embracing Failure: 

Building a Growth Mindset Through the Arts


I think these ideas could apply in any classroom!

Link to Article

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Redefining Failure

Why encouraging students to get everything
right is the wrong direction.

Birmingham Covington: 

Building a Student-Centered School


Educators take on the role of guides and motivate
students to direct their own learning.
Click here for article.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

What happens when schools
stop giving grades?


District says 24 credits and a D-minus average aren’t good enough


School district destination:
Deeper learning

Network of K12 educators blend academic rigor with an emphasis on interpersonal skills

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

The Myth of Average

The Myth of Average

Check out this video of Todd Rose, Harvard professor, presenting about banishing the average and nurturing the individual.

Click on Yogi

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