Amber Mills

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Three Brain-Based Teaching Strategies to Build Executive Function in Students

These opportunities activate the isolated small neural networks of facts or procedures, which then undergo the cellular changes of neuroplasticity …

12 Smart Steps to Reduce Teacher Workload

How can we help schools reduce teacher workload? Last week, I co-lead a professional development session with ASCL (Association of School


Do Schools Kill Learning?

Ten years ago, a talk by Sir Ken Robinson was published on TED. Having being viewed over 41 million times on TED alone, it has become one of the most …

TED Talks

The Best Resources For Writing In Math Class

<b>‘Writing in Math Class is a win-win for Students & Teachers’ is the headline of one of my Education Week Teacher columns.</b><p>Regular readers know that, …

Google Math: Animate Your Math with Google Slides - Teacher Tech

Teach Math with Google Apps<p>What does teaching math in an age of Google Apps look like? One way is to use Google Slides to teach math. Slides …


The Best Web 2.0 Applications For Education In 2016 – So Far

As regular readers know, it’s time for me to begin posting my mid-year “The Best….” lists. There are nearly 1,600 regularly updated lists now. You …

Education Technology