Ginger DeBord

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jtotheizzoe: “My favorite math joke, illustrated by Sandra Boynton. My dad has this on a coffee cup, which pretty much explains why I am how I am (by which I mean “awesome” ”Love this.

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School Daze: Recovering the Teacher Within

There are the regular school days: the days of the year when we're actually in school and then, the moment the last bell rings begins what I call …

Hard-to-read fonts 'can boost pupil results by up to a fifth'

Dyslexic children can dramatically improve their performance at school by reading in a difficult font, according to research.<p>The extra effort needed to decode hard-to-read words boosts pupils’ results by almost a fifth overall, it was revealed.<p>A study found that more challenging fonts such as …

Special Ed Best Practices Inspire Successful Expanded Learning Time for All Students

We began with a key premise in special ed, that each child is an individual who learns differently. We discovered that this idea applied seamlessly …

4 Reasons Why Social Media Should be Taught in Our School Systems

I saw a story recently about a school, named Ngee Ann, in Singapore where a math teacher gave problems to students and asked that the answers be "tweeted." These tweets were then projected on a screen at the front of the room, in real time! (1) Now this was not just some rogue, social media …