Tag Archives: learning

What You Need to Know about Taking Tickets in Class

“May I have your ticket, please?”  When I hear this question I envision a train full of passengers with a conductor, in a blue suit and flat topped hat, walking… Read more »

Back to School Sale!!

  Load up your shopping cart with those items that you’ve been wanting for the 2017-18 school year!  August 1-2 will be the annual Back to School Sale at Teachers… Read more »

Intelligent Entrepreneurs and Engineers were not Expected

Are you a STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math)  school?  Are you thinking of bringing more STEM to your school?  It’s definitely building in the world of education. In today’s world… Read more »

I Found an Amazingly Easy Way to Assess Students

Have the Back to School Sales got you shopping; lots to do and lots to find?! I hope that you are finding the resources you need for your classroom, home-school, or teaching… Read more »

This is the Amazing Teaching with the Iditarod

It’s nearly time for the annual Alaskan sled dog race from Anchorage, (or Fairbanks as it is this year) to Nome! This 1000 mile race challenges teams consisting of a… Read more »

The Unique Iditarod Brings Excitement about Learning

  “The Last Great Race” takes place in Alaska each winter.  Numerous strong and amazing men and women gear up their sleds and tether in their dogs in order to… Read more »

What Did You Learn In School Today?

Do you know where your students’ learning is going? Do you know what you truly want them to learn each day?  What is the purpose of your lesson?  Let’s hope… Read more »

Interventions, Interventions, Interventions!

 Interventions, interventions, interventions!  “Joey can’t read at grade level.  Mary still doesn’t understand how to borrow.  Allen struggles with writing a coherent sentence.  Pavi still speaks in broken English.  I… Read more »

Self Directed Learning

It’s a typical day in an elementary classroom. The students are working on various science reports.   All seems well until you hear, “Someone stole my pencil!”, “Teacher, do you have… Read more »