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[Opinion Piece] Why Do You Love Teaching?

Guest Writer: Meran Khon Meran Khon holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Spring Arbor University and a Master of Education in Middle-Level Education degree from Walden University. She taught seventh-grade language arts and a third-grade self-contained classroom before reinventing the library and computer lab into a twenty-first-century Learning Lab/Maker Space, where she currently teaches [...]

By |2020-05-21T09:07:46-04:00May 21st, 2020|Instruction & Curriculum|0 Comments

Opinion: Teacher Tribes, Now More Important Than Ever

by Elizabeth Schreidber M.Ed. Isolation, self-doubt, insecurity, fear, fatigue, depression, loneliness, anxiety, insomnia, stress, disconnect, disinterest, sorrow, lethargy, grief, frustration, irritability, distress, the list goes on and on. Welcome to COVID-19 distance learning. As teachers we discuss regularly how our students and families are experiencing each of these emotions, we take it on as the [...]

By |2020-05-07T14:25:46-04:00May 7th, 2020|COVID, COVID-19, Current Events in Education|0 Comments

Assessing with Multiple Choices Instead of Multiple Choice: A Way to Transform Education

By Terri Eichholz  In the maker space where I previously worked, we required students to get 100% on tool safety tests before they were allowed to use the tools. My colleague had created the tests before I arrived on the scene, but when we received a new CNC machine I volunteered. I put links in [...]

By |2020-05-04T19:35:12-04:00May 6th, 2020|Back to School, Instruction & Curriculum|0 Comments

Teacher Perspectives of Educating K-12 Students During a Pandemic

Guest Writer: Courtney Mathews States across the country have shut down public and private schools due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This has resulted in parents having to manage their child’s schoolwork overnight. While the majority of teachers had to shift their instruction to meet distance learning standards. Some districts have been distance learning since the [...]

By |2020-04-23T21:23:19-04:00April 23rd, 2020|Coronavirus, COVID, COVID-19, Current Events in Education|0 Comments