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Teaching Up: A Model for Reaching All Students

In this resource, you will discover the Teaching Up model designed by Carol Ann Tomlinson and Edwin Lou Javius.  Their concept of teaching for...

Improve Your "Intelligence"

Gardner's MI theory supports that humans can be smart in variety of different modalities.  Most of us have a stronger intelligence that might...

Teaching a Growth Mindset

Are you a zoo tiger or a jungle tiger?  This simple analogy found in the video shares what is at the heart of the Growth Mindset.  Author Carol...

Ken Robinson: Changing Education Paradigms

In this animated talk from RSA Animate, Sir Ken Robinson discusses the world's current trend of reforming education and the reasons for doing...

Grit: Angela Duckworth

Is grit something you can teach kids? Angela Duckworth think so! In this video she talks about grit and why it's important for our children to have....

Produce: Kelvin Doe at TEDx

What happens when learners are allowed to be passionate and explore in the process of creation? We think it is best if we let Kelvin Doe explain....

Genius Hour: Resource Jackpot

There are a couple great things about this resource. First, you will be hard pressed to find more of a one-stop-shop when it comes to Genius Hour....

Ken Robinson: The Art of Teaching

In this short interview with Sir Ken Robinson, he makes it clear how important it is for teachers to view their work as "an art."  He speaks to...

Moonshot Thinking: Solve for X

Google X is a hub of "moonshot" thinking.  There isn't a problem too big or too audacious that can't be solved when you approach it with a...

Why Do We Still Lecture?

What does a lecture have to do with collaboration?That's a great question! There are many techniques that have been used for centuries in medicine...

STEM: A Student Perspective

Ready to be inspired? This student is sharing her learning by recording a video series on the importance of STEM in her learning experience. She...

PLNs - Finding & Fueling Educators

Teachers have always turned to each other for support and many would claim that the job of an educator is impossible without being connected and...

Grow Your PLN

A personal learning network (PLN) must be planted and cultivated over time.  However, you will reap a harvest of knowledge if you invest the...

Making Time for Your PLN

Whatever medium and outlet your personal learning network (PLN) takes, you have to set aside time to keep it going.  In this blog post from...

Carol Dweck: Praise and Growth Mindsets

The idea of a Growth Mindset was proposed by Carol Dweck and she continues to champion that in many fields today. As teachers, we love to celebrate...

Student Inspiration! Caine's Arcade

If you want to be inspired, look no further! We all have different ideas, desires, and motivators in life. This is no different for young students,...

What is Genius Hour?

Where did the idea of Genius Hour come from?  Why would I want to try it with my students?This quick video introduces Genius Hour and explains...

How to Reflect on Student Learning for Teachers, Students, and Parents

Tracking student progress throughout a school year can seem overwhelming.  Empowering students to take on this process, even more so.  But...

Lesson Example: Attitude & Self-discovery

"The Ohio Teacher Showcase Project highlights ways that Ohio teachers are using technology to support student learning of specific content from...

6 Questions for Inquiry-based Learning

This resource from Teach Thought provides some excellent strategies for teachers to help guide their students in inquiry-based learning....