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Remembering Mary Chase: RIP, Mary – You Were a Doll

I met Mary Chase my first or second week in nursing school, as most of my class did. Over the years & throughout our training, Mary kept popping up when we most needed her; when we struggled to understand a new procedure she just seemed to be around. 697 more words

Making MAKEing More Inclusive

The maker movement and maker education, in my perspective, are such great initiatives – really in line with what student-centric education should be in this era of formal and informal learning. 1,133 more words


newteach929 reblogged this on newTeachrtips and commented:

Wow, very innovative! It reminds me of STEM and getting the students feeling engaged with science.

Classroom Tools - The Remix

Last week I had a video conference with teachers from the Choueifat Lebanese School in Beirut. These teachers have been working hard for two years to use our framework in their school, starting with joyful and efficient classrooms. 450 more words

Classroom Strategies

Change It Up

Change It Up

“My dad always asks me one thing about my dances,” announced Angela. “Am I in the front row?” This set off an impassioned discussion among dancers in my 9-to 12-year-old jazz class, and it became clear that where they are placed onstage determines how they value themselves as dancers. 306 more words

Classroom Ideas

Always "Why?"

This is a great reminder of what we should be emphasising in maths teaching.

Resource Of The Day

Word Cloud App Smashing

I think we’ve already established that I have very little imagination.  I admire creativity, but I am much better at borrowing other people’s ideas than I am at generating my own. 315 more words