Posts by Jennifer
Retrieval Practice: The Most Powerful Learning Strategy You’re Not Using
Nothing cements long-term learning as powerfully as retrieval practice. Learn how to incorporate it into your classroom.
Boost Your Assessment Power with GradeCam
If assessment didn’t take so long, you’d probably do it more, right? GradeCam can make that happen.
Culturally Responsive Teaching: 4 Misconceptions
In some cases, teachers think they’re practicing culturally responsive teaching, when in fact, they’re kind of not. Zaretta Hammond helps clear things up.
What Teachers Want You To Know: A Note to School Administrators
I take the liberty of speaking for them here because many don’t feel free to speak for themselves.
When Your School Is Short on Tech
From work-arounds to fundraising to Wi-Fi on the bus, a look at the creative ways schools are addressing the digital divide.
Making the Most of a 90-Minute Block
Whether you’re brand-new to block scheduling or you’ve been doing it for years, these strategies will have you handling those 90 minutes like a boss.
How to Deal with Student Grammar Errors
Teaching grammar in isolation is not only ineffective, it can actually make student writing worse. So when students make mistakes, what should teachers do?
How One Teacher Started an Urban Gardening Revolution
Every year, more schools are discovering the educational potential of gardens. But this one? You have to see it to believe it.