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I’m excited to share this Guest Post Written by Becky McDowell in response to a discussion in our Innovative Teaching Academy #ITA17! Life-long …

Learning with Your Mind on Fire

Over the past few years at Garnet Valley, we have really made professional learning a priority (see Designing Teacher Centered Prof Learning …

Visual Literacy in Mathematics

“The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.”-Dorothea Lange What is Literacy? Contrary to the once …

Every Fall seems to bring some sort of change.  After 5 years in the middle school English/Language Arts classroom, 2 years as a middle school staff developer, 6 years in a high school English classroom, and … → October 8, 2012

With taking on a new grade and curriculum this upcoming year (11th AP Language and Comp), I decided to change things up a bit in my classroom….moved around the desks, multitudes of bookshelves containing my classroom … → July 28, 2011