Posts by Jennifer
How Accurate Are Your Grades?
Grades impact everything from college admissions to whether students get to go on certain field trips. With so much at stake, how can we make sure they measure what matters?
4 Ways Microsoft is Making Learning More Accessible
Over the last few years, Microsoft has made the software we already use more accessible for people with reading difficulties, those with visual or hearing impairments, English learners, or people who simply want to customize their learning.
Are your worksheets contributing to meaningful learning, or just keeping students busy?
12 Ways to Upgrade Your Classroom Design
Money and space are not prerequisites for learning-friendly design. Try any one of these ideas to make your classroom a better place for students to learn.
OMG Becky. PD is Getting So Much Better!!
The sit-and-get, one-size-fits-all model is disappearing. Taking its place are these 9 alternative models for teacher professional development.
Restorative Justice in School: An Overview
Instead of looking for ways to make punishments stricter, restorative justice seeks to build relationships and repair harm. Learn more about how this holistic approach works.
Are You a Curator or a Dumper?
You have so much good stuff to share, but to get anyone to actually look at it, you need to give it some polish.
Moving from Feedback to Feedforward
Instead of rating and judging a person’s performance in the past, feedforward focuses on their development in the future.