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Just how easy is 'high expectations for all'?

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As the new school year springs – or lumbers! – into life, I have been thinking about the beliefs I have about my students. 1,200 more words


Stress, Teaching and Life!

Teaching is a stressful job!………..Let’s get that statement out there from the beginning. Teaching is a stressful job. 

Despite the media rhetoric of long holidays and short days spent drinking tea while sat at a desk, it is a strange and stressful job. 414 more words


Core Talk

This week, I was at a loss for what to choose for my Learning Tool Exploration, when all of a sudden, I realized I had an app right under my nose! 186 more words

Standard 03: Curriculum

My 7 Tips for Academic Writing

These are some of the tips and tricks that I have picked up over the last couple years of writing academic papers in my graduate studies. 522 more words

Educational Research

The Throws of Academic Writing

The beginnings of an academic paper are always a bit messy. These past few weeks I was required to write a paper relating to the learning sciences as part of coursework. 490 more words

Educational Research

Create Course Evaluation Using Google Forms

Learn. Relearn. Unlearn.

Those three powerful characteristics of teachers with growth mindset. I believe LEARNING is FOOD for PASSION. Without strong learning motivation, I think it’s impossible for teachers to grow better. 671 more words

School Experiences

Teacher inquiry: this just in from Piaget!

Yes, I (Clive) know I should get a life, but lately I’ve been reading Dewey, Vygotsky, and Piaget (there’s a constructivist connection).

Skimming through Piaget’s… 117 more words