The blogging space of the Burlington Public Schools Assistant Superintendent for Learning
How Domestic Violence In One Home Affects Every Child In A Class
The long-lasting impact of domestic violence for children...
tags: domesticviolence mentalhealth
A short but brief take on why a traditional approach to educating students will not serve them in today's world.
tags: teaching education
Traditional Homework May Be Hazardous to Your Child's Health - Brilliant or Insane
More ideas on how and why to change from a traditional homeowrk approach.
An experiment in second grade: No homework. Then, see if test scores drop. - The Washington Post
More on cutting down or cutting out elementary homework
Do Textbooks Matter?
A textbook is not a program...
Education Experts Describe the Perfect School Calendar
Education experts weight in on the optimal school calendar
tags: calendar school
Every Teacher Who Has An ELL In Their Class Should Watch This “Immersion” Film | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…
From Larry Ferlazzo - "There are so many good things to say about it and how it provides a glimpse into the challenges facing our English Language Learners."
tags: ell immersion film
The 10 skills you need to thrive in the Fourth Industrial Revolution | World Economic Forum
Five years from now, over one-third of skills (35%) that are considered important in today’s workforce will have changed.
tags: skills revolution
How to Create Empowered Readers – A Beginning |
Getting Started with Content Curation in the Classroom
Good post from John Spencer on curation.
Ten Shifty Years
Good review of the last 10 years from Karl Fisch
tags: change future shift
Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.