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Your Students My Students Our Students Rethinking Equitable – Education Article

Your Students, My Students, Our Students: Rethinking Equitable and Inclusive ClassroomsBy Lee Ann Jung, Nancy Frey, Douglas Fisher, and Julie Kroener(ASCD, 2019 – Learn more) Reviewed by Esther Vences When I first got a copy of Your Students, My Students, Our Students: Rethinking Equitable and Inclusive Classrooms, I was immediately drawn to the book. The cover and the title are both so beautiful. The title itself gives a brief summary of the book. All students are our students, and it…

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Design Thinking to Bring Purpose Passion – Education Article

Designed to Learn: Using Design Thinking to Bring Purpose and Passion to the Classroom By Lindsay Portnoy(ASCD, 2020 – Learn more) Reviewed by Sarah Cooper In its sophisticated checklists, grounded research, and illustrative classroom stories, Lindsay Portnoy’s Designed to Learn: Using Design Thinking to Bring Purpose and Passion to the Classroom will inspire you to fine-tune or jump-start your design thinking approach. While reading, I found myself appreciating the book’s rich structure, which features in each chapter a salient quotation, questions…

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Do Your Students Have Math Fact Fluency? – Education Article

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we welcome ASCD authors Jennifer Bay-Williams and Gina Kling on the program to discuss how students can easily pick up complex math concepts no matter what grade or ability level.  Please check out their new book available from ASCD Publications for more information on how you can provide quality math education to your students today!…

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A Principal’s Reflections: Why Connect? – Education Article

A Principal’s Reflections: Why Connect? Why Connect? I was honored to have been interviewed for Educational Leadership, ASCD’s flagship magazine, on the power of Twitter as part of a Personal Learning Network (PLN). You can read the article HERE.  Since only snippets of my responses were embedded into the piece I wanted to share the specific questions that were asked and my thoughts on each. As you will see, the true power of connected learning is what you glean from…

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