Jane Schueller

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Finding God in the Chemistry Lab

I remember standing in an organometallic chemistry laboratory in Cape Town, South Africa. I was dressed in a white lab coat and safety glasses and …

Cape Town

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10 Reasons To Smile, Breathe Easy, And Not Let Stress Get The Best Of You

By onApril 26, 2014<p>Much of the stress teachers feel today comes from sources outside of the classroom.<p>New curriculum, policies, and programs, tweaks …

Ms. Fultz's Corner

36 Digital Formative Assessment Tools for the Classroom

If you’ve followed our blog here at Teach Learn Grow, you know that we’re a huge proponent of formative assessment. There is no shortage of formative …

Report: Students in Asia are better problem solvers than in the U.S. - CNN.com

More than 85,000 15-year-olds in 44 countries were tested by the OECD. (File picture)<p><b>(CNN)</b> -- Children in Asian countries are on average better problem solvers than their European and American peers, according to a new study by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.<p>In 2012 the …

Welcome to Shel Silverstein | Shel Silverstein

“My beard grows to my toes, I never wear no clothes, I wraps my hair Around my bare, And down the road I goes.” – “My Beard”<p>“Needles and pins, …

Kids

Sr. Rose’s Two-Minute Review of the Oscar Nominees

Sr. Rose Pacatte has mixed reviews about this year’s crop of Oscar nominees for Best Picture.<p>She loved <i>Gravity</i>, was disappointed by <i>American Hustle</i>, …

Wall Street

10 Questions to Ask When Evaluating Student Growth Assessments

In a recent blog – Fuel for Thought – Seven Education Tools and Resources to Help Teachers Plan – we shared some useful tools that teachers and …

Grading in a Formative Assessment Classroom

Grades and grading are always hot topics with teachers, administrators, students and parents all having different perspective. I certainly understand …

10 steps for educators new to Twitter

Educators from all around the world are beginning and continuing to see Twitter as a valuable piece in their professional growth toolbox. As …

Historical Figures Who Would Have Killed It on Social Media

November 18, 2013<p>Share<p>Many people use social media as a way to make ‘history’ today. Take for instance the Obama “Four More Years” tweet that had …

Social Media

3 Things We Should Stop Doing in Professional Development

Spending the last week in Oslo, Norway, with the visionary Ann Michaelsen and other school leaders here, I have really thought about the way that we …

How The Common Core Became Education's Biggest Bogeyman

Shortly before Thanksgiving, Arne Duncan made a glib remark about the Common Core that quickly blew up.<p>Speaking before a gathering of state schools chiefs, the secretary of education dismissed growing opposition to the new national set of learning standards, saying "white suburban moms" were rising …

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5 Ways to Make Your Classroom Student-Centered

Complete Coverage<p>What interests you? Sports? Historical novels? Cars? Finding crafty ideas on Pinterest? For adults, making choices is the norm. …

Homework as Formative Assessment

If formative assessment is the planned classroom practice of eliciting evidence of student learning minute-to-minute, day-by-day then how does …

The Eight Characteristics Of Effective School Leaders

Trying to pin down what makes an effective school leader can be a little like trying to eat soup with a fork, but a group of academics has come up with what looks like a pretty good list.<p>I reported earlier this month on a study by experts at the Institute of Education (IoE) in London into the …

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Mission U.S. takes students on an interactive journey through American history. (Available on the web and as iPad and Android apps). http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2014/01/mission-us-expands-to-offer-another.html

10 Best Catholic Pages On Facebook

Love it or hate it, Facebook is the ubiquitous social media tentacle that permeates the entire internet, like a passive-aggressive, 0 and 1, …

5 Ways to Make Class Discussions More Exciting

The best discussions keep everyone active, either by sharing or thinking. Even those students who rarely, if ever, contribute can still participate …

Grasshopper Fudge Cake | Holidays

Ingredients<p>1 box Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® white cake mix<br>• Water, vegetable oil and egg whites called for on cake mix box<br>• 2 teaspoons mint extract<br>• 12 …

Dessert

Helping Students Develop the Skills to Focus

Instructions:<p><b>Step 1:</b> Good listening is very difficult. When is it important to be a good listener?<p>[Take a few responses: during a test, during an …

Digital Textbooks and Educational Resources

Every trip has to start somewhere, and this is the "launch pad" for your student's adventure. A number of summer experiences, virtual trips, and …

Education Technology

We Need Great Leaders Now More Than Ever

The other day New York State PTA Education Coordinator Bob Aloise gave a speech on the Common Core Learning Standards (CCLS) and state testing. …

10 Things You Didn't Know Dropbox Could Do

10 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With Dropbox<p>1. "Favorite" Files for Offline Reading<p>2. Use Dropbox as Your Default Documents Folder<p>3. Email …

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