Mike Sawbridge

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Where To Eat And Sleep In Iceland

Because it's about time you finally book that trip.<p>Iceland has become one of the hottest destinations for adventure seekers and foodies alike due to its majestic lunar landscapes, pristine glaciers, heavenly food, and warm, welcoming people.<p>In the summer months, tourists descend upon the island …

Escape to Poland: Don't Mine if I Do, Ep. 2

Dzień dobry!<p>While my ears would say we're hopelessly lost by the amount of Polish that swirls around the atmosphere, my legs would tell you that we're getting our bearings in Krakow. Walking tours, bike rides, and aimless ambling have been leaving their impression on me, and my calves. In a country …

21 Things Education Leaders Should Do Right Now

<b>The Real Work</b><p>It may be that when we no longer know what to do<p>we have come to our real work,<p>and that when we no longer know which way to go<p>we have begun our real journey.<p>The mind that is not baffled is not employed.<p>The impeded stream is the one that sings.<p>--Wendell Berry<p>Being an education leader is …

The best albums of 2015

The Waterboys, Modern Blues ★★★★★<p><b>Neil McCormick:</b> "Modern Blues is a rich, aromatic stew of classic rock and beat poetics, with Scott on a quasi-mystical quest to comprehend his own muse and every band member playing out of their skins. For his 11th studio album as the Waterboys, the Scotsman …

Coaching and mentoring for school improvement

<i>Coaching and mentoring conversations that have a deliberate aim require a solid foundation. Here, Professor Kathryn Moyle expands on the steps that a</i> …

5 Highly Effective Teaching Practices

What Research Says<p>This leads me to educational researcher John Hattie, who wrote <i>Visible Learning for Teachers: Maximizing Impact on Learning</i>. Through …

Liverpool news: Brendan Rodgers not giving up on Champions League place

Liverpool manager says his team can still finish in the Premier League top four as he prepares for FA Cup replay at Blackburn Rovers<p>Brendan Rodgers says he has not conceded a Champions League spot and Liverpool can still finish in the top four, despite the deficit that has grown to the Premier …

What Does Supportive Leadership Look Like?

National Public Radio did a recent story looking at why teachers stay on the job despite the inherent difficulties and relatively low pay. It cited a 2012 survey of teachers, which found that 68 percent of teachers cited "supportive leadership" as "absolutely essential" to retaining good teachers, …

Collaborize Classroom - collaborative education platform with lots of features for teachers and students

Collaborize Classroom is a "free collaborative education platform for students and teachers" that allows teachers to create an online community. …

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