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Heartland Middle School Construction

Heartland Middle School is taking shape as the curved steel is set into place.  The 150,000 SF project will house students from 6 to 8th grades in the ever growing Edmond School District.  53 more words


Students Proud to Share ePortfolios on Innovate 2015

During Innovate 2015  showcase time, a group of Middle School and Grade 9 students shared their ePortfolio blogs. They were so proud of their work and eager to explain. 306 more words

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We Learn More When We Share: Conference Tips

Graded School‘s Innovate 2015 Conference was hosted in our campus last week. Innovate is just about that: “innovating” and re-imagining” the school.  Such description was very true to the real innovation spirit of the presentations from guest speakers and teachers. 1,096 more words

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Re-IMAGINING School at Innovate 2015


Innovation in education is not as simple as introducing a new tech tool to your classroom. Innovation is an intentional change that aims to increase student engagement and student learning. 264 more words

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Connecting Percents and Fractions

Not understanding mathematics can be extremely frustrating for students.  As a teacher, figuring out how to help students understand mathematics can be just as frustrating.  My primary go-to resource for these situations is Teaching Student-Centered Mathematics, by John Van de Walle et. 742 more words


Upcoming Schedule/Role

Two days ago my supervisor met with me to discuss a change in my schedule. Effective today, I am no longer co-teaching in classrooms. It was determined at a student’s IEP meeting that I will provide one-on-one support for him to monitor his inappropriate behaviors in 4 of his 8 classes. 539 more words


Empowering Students with In-N-Out Burger

The following is a reflection on a 3-Act task I modeled for an 8th grade teacher last week.  The 3-Act is In-N-Out Burger from Robert Kaplinsky… 1,183 more words