It’s Teacher Appreciation Week! Don’t forget to celebrate the educators who go above and beyond to connect with students and make a positive impact in their lives. I know that there are a few special ones that I’ll be thanking this week. How about you? Any great stories you’d like to share?
12 Ways to Upgrade Your Classroom DesignMarch 30, 2018
Here are some thoughtful ideas for redesigning classrooms that can improve learning yet don’t have to break the bank. Check out these great ideas here.
UC President Napolitano calls for guaranteed admission of all qualified community college studentsMarch 20, 2018
Part of the goal is to admit one transfer student for every two freshman and develop a road map of courses to help transfer students avoid wasting time and money on unnecessary classes. Read the article here.
The Teens Will Save UsMarch 16, 2018
Over the course of several years, this teacher has simulated a dictatorship in her classroom before teaching Orwell’s 1984. In previous years, students have always complied. This year they did not conform. Instead, they demonstrated critical thinking and were empowered to stand up to totalitarianism. Such a great read. Check it out here.