• by Bill Soistmann
    Programmer, educator, troublemaker. I love baseball.

What Is An Explanation Station? via @TeacherToolkit #1minCPD

Do you find yourself repeating the same instruction or explanation over and over again? Why not set up your very own explanation station to demonstrate your strategy without having to actually monitor or manage the area! Source: What Is An Explanation Station? via @TeacherToolkit...

No classrooms, lessons or homework: New Zealand school where children are free to roam | World news | The Guardian

Source: No classrooms, lessons or homework: New Zealand school where children are free to roam | World news | The Guardian

Response: Instructional Strategies Teachers Might Be Missing – Classroom Q&A With Larry Ferlazzo – Education Week Teacher

Jo Boaler, Katie Brown, Rachael George, Laura Greenstein, Dan Rothstein, David Jacob, and Greg Brown name what they consider under-utilized teaching and learning strategies. Source: Response: Instructional Strategies Teachers Might Be Missing – Classroom Q&A With Larry...

Inquiry-Based Learning in the History Classroom with History Teacher Josh Eby

History teacher, Josh Eby, shares his best projects and activities for inquiry-based learning in the history classroom. Role plays and more history ideas. Source: Inquiry-Based Learning in the History Classroom with History Teacher Josh Eby

5 Ways Gifted Students Learn Differently – The Edvocate

What distinguishes gifted children from other children? This question has been under debate for some time. However, as educators, understanding how gifted students learn in comparison to their peers is necessary for the success of their learning experience and your ability to...