Amy Ensign

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The Right & Wrong Way To Use Technology For Learning

So much in learning is subjective, which makes sense because so much in life itself is also subjective, and we learn in order to live. So it’s …

The Difference Between Doing Projects Versus Learning Through Projects

<b>The Difference Between Doing Projects Versus Learning Through Projects</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>We’ve clarified the <b>difference between projects and</b> …

10 Things Teachers Should Know To Do With Google Docs

Google Docs is a powerful word processing tool that many schools have adopted. As it’s similar to Microsoft Word and other word processing tools, …

Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information

So what can you do to more explicitly teach adolescents how to evaluate the quality of online information?<p>Dimensions of Critical Evaluation<p>First, …

Teaching

7 Ways to Deal With Digital Distractions in Class

Some call today’s students “digital natives.” Others call them the “distracted generation.” Whichever term you prefer, it’s clear they’re both far …

How we read online.

You're probably going to read this.<p>It's a short paragraph at the top of the page. It's surrounded by white space. It's in small type.<p>To really <b>get</b> …

Why are professors at Harvard, Duke, and Middlebury teaching courses on David Simon's The Wire?

Among the police officers and drug dealers and stickup men and politicians and dockworkers and human smugglers and teachers and students and junkies …

The "Participation" Grade

Grade Smarter<br>December 11, 2014 | Volume <b>10</b> | Issue <b>7</b> <b><br>Table of Contents</b> <b></b><p>Share |<p>The "Participation" Grade<p>Thomas R. Guskey , Jay McTighe , and Ken …

Tag: Kitchens

Remodeling 101: 6 Things to Know About Lava Stone Countertops in Every Hue<p>by Janet Hall<p>Kitchen of the Week: A Serene Space in Pale Blue at Casa …

The Best Way to Organize Your Freezer

(Image credit: Better Homes and Gardens)<p>Have you ever had that "ouch" moment when you open the freezer and some heavy, unidentifiable object hurls …

20 Fridge Organization Tips That Put Your Design Skills To The Test

<b>Cleaning</b> and <b>organizing</b> the <b>fridge</b> is one of those tasks we all try to avoid and to postpone for as long as we can. When you think about it, <b>fridge</b> …