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Shift Happens

Probably one of the most frustrating things in education is when small changes create entire paradigm shifts.  It’s frustrating not because the shift is occurring, but because not many people acknowledge or adopt the shift.  267 more words

Homespun Evolution

I have been spinning since March . . . not all that long. But I have started to produce some actual yarn. I shouldn’t sound so surprised, I guess. 442 more words


Painful Wisdom

The other day I was driving to my tent-making job, when I noticed a new sign on the highway. ..

It read, “Slow Down, High Crash Rate” 452 more words


Practice Differentiated Instruction

P2- Practice differentiated instruction. Differentiated instruction means to consider the selection of instructional approaches when teaching students of different academic levels [1]. During my internship, I became aware that in order for students to truly understand the learning targets, they need to be provided with appropriate yet challenging learning tasks. 318 more words


Mittelfinger Mickey Mouse Beutel

Heute Vormittag bin ich nach Italien gefahren, von dort blogge ich jetzt für euch! Im Urlaub braucht man ja immer allerhand Dinge für den ganzen Tag, und wo könnte man sie besser aufbewahren als in einem praktischen Rucksack? 201 more words


Living With a Spinner and Knitter: a Survival Guide

This is another guest post by Spencer, who’s really enjoying posting to this blog:

As the oscillating fan blew the smell of freshly washed fleece over toward the dinner table for the third night in a row, it occurred to me that there might be something wrong. 1,065 more words