Help Me Choose YA Books for this Summer
When it came time to choose this summer’s book, I naturally started looking for titles that had a direct connection to classroom teaching. But another idea kept nagging at me.
What If We Taught Argument in Every Class?
Now, maybe more than ever, our students must learn how to think rationally, see through faulty logic, and share opinions in a convincing way.
9 Simple Solutions for Common Teaching Problems
The solutions to many of our education challenges are things we could start doing tomorrow. Here are 9 ideas you can try right away.
How to Approach Your Teaching Like a Master Chef
If we want our lessons to have a long-lasting impact on our students, we need to design our instruction the way a chef prepares a good meal.
Are We Meeting the Needs of Our Black Girls?
If you work with students of color, especially with Black girls, consider this book required reading.
Book Review: Hattie’s Visible Learning for Teachers
This is a book to settle into. Grab a highlighter, take notes, think and reflect, because this book might challenge some of your preconceived notions.
Join the Cult of Pedagogy Summer Study!
A true Teacher Nerd sees the summer for what it really is: An opportunity to LEARN MORE!!
How and Why We Should Let Our Students Fail
Letting our kids deal with the natural consequences of their actions will help them more quickly develop the skills they need to succeed. Easier said than done.