Megan Wittmann

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Ditching letter grades for a 'window' into the classroom

Krista Wolfram might be out running errands or in the pickup line at her daughter's school when the alert appears on her smartphone.<p>Sometimes, it's a picture from 7-year-old Serenity's writing journal, with a line or two of feedback from her teacher; or, it could be a video of Serenity singing in …

Cultivating the Habits of Self-Knowledge and Reflection

The Insecurity of Student Performance<p>But this also presents some problems. The work and the performance of students -- both what they can and can't …

Teaching

What We’re Reading

<i>As researchers, we’re always trying to find out more about the topics that we’re studying by reading what’s been written about them in the past.</i> …

The Power of Introverts: An Essential Understanding for Teachers

About a year ago, I read Susan Cain's <i>Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can't Stop Talking</i>. I wanted to tell everyone about this book …

The World Café in a School Meeting

One of our school's principles is to: "Offer Definitive Preparation for College and Life".<br>Faculty and administrators are expected to provide a …

Coaching Novice Teachers

As a coach, it can be frustrating sometimes when you are coaching novice teachers who want instant answers to solve problems that seem to be the bane …

Teaching

Dear Administrators, Please Rescue the Staff Meeting

image from someecards<p>There are few things that induce quite as visceral reaction as bringing up staff meetings to teachers. (If in doubt check all …

KQED

<b>By Shelley Wright</b><p>Academics. Most of our current school system revolves around it, and yet, I think it falls miserably short of what our kids need. To …

Writing 101

Teaching Main Idea Vs. Theme<p>Teaching With a Mountain View: Teaching Main Idea Vs. Theme- Anchor chart and activity<p>See More<p>Teacher Resources<p>As an …