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Submitted by: Jessie Voights, PhD, publisher, WanderingEducators, founder, Teen Travel Blogging Program, co-founder, WritingWalkingWomen.

Dr. Jessie Voigts from Wandering Educators recently reviewed Landmark360 expert blogger Vanessa Rodriguez’s latest release, “The Teaching Brain: An Evolutionary Trait at the Heart of Education”. 756 more words

Creativity can be Wooden!

We have all had in-set days with larger-than-life experts who have regaled us with their well-rehearsed anecdotes and promises to revolutionise our teaching practice before lunch. 1,464 more words


Kids as Tour Guides: Integrating Student-Created Media into History Class (Kerry Gallagher)

Kerry Gallagher , a veteran middle school and high school history teacher posted this project she did with her ninth graders. It appeared Feb 20, 2015 on… 720 more words

How Teachers Teach

You Cannot Tell Wisdom: What You Don't Learn in Teacher Education Programs and Teach for America

By the fifth year of my teaching in Cleveland’s Glenville High School in the early 1960s, I had learned one of the most important lessons a teacher can learn in an urban high school. 752 more words

How Teachers Teach

Exploring Themes

This term we are reading the book ‘The City of Ember’ by Jeanne DuPrau. We’re reading this as part of a focus on dystopian fiction over the year. 479 more words


Working Towards the New GCSE in MFL - Martine Pillette for Network for Languages

On Friday I had the opportunity to attend an excellent course at Bryanston School, focusing on the following:

  1. What’s in store for the pupils (and us!) in the new GCSEs, from 2016 onwards?
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The Things Teachers Say by @TeacherToolkit

This is a post-Canada blog which shares some of the evaluation comments from teachers who attended my face-to-face conference at McGill University in February 2015. In this blog I ask; … 906 more words