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Understanding by Design de-mystified: how (and why) to get started now

<b>Understanding by Design (UbD) is a powerful but potentially daunting approach to planning curriculum. I’ve invited Jennifer Martinez, of everything</b> …

Teaching

Will My Child Be OK In A Split Class? – The Wejr Board

Nervous about split classes? It will be ok.<br>(CC) Image from http://flic.kr/p/4nNBEG<p>Each year, we set up classes and find that due to the way our …

Nature, Outdoor education and Outdoor learning

Breathe the outdoors! Nature can provide the perfect classroom for authentic learning, and we've chosen some of the best resources to show you how :)

How to Manage Someone You Don’t Like

Everybody complains about incompetent bosses or dysfunctional co-workers, but what about irritating direct reports? What should you do if the person you manage drives you crazy? If the behavior is a performance issue, there’s a straightforward way to address what’s irking you — but what do you do …

A Kinder, Slower, More Receptive Approach to the Start of School

No teacher begins a teaching career with ill intentions. Yet most of us make our biggest mistake on our very first day. I was no different, five …

5 Keys to Inspiring Leadership, No Matter Your Style

Inspiring greatness is all about leading by example. The best leaders have these habits in common.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book containing insights from more than 20 contributors,</i> …

Not even once? | Seth's Blog

It's so easy to have a black and white list of the things you're not capable of doing. A hard limit, a boundary that says you just don't have the …

Crushing 5 Urgent Leadership Challenges

<b>#1 Productivity:</b><p>The difference between success and failure is doing things others put off.<br>• Protect time with priorities. <i>Some things feel urgent but</i> …

One Question that Will Save You from Failure

<i>In the end, the questions you ask of yourself<br>determine the type of person you become.</i><p>If you’re human, you’ve shared in the experience of seeking …

Proving the skeptics wrong | Seth's Blog

"It'll never last…"<p>"Someone with her background will never make a go of this…"<p>"Are you kidding me?" "Pathetic! Delusional!"<p>"Social media is a fad, …

What kind of leader are you?

<b>Autonomy. Mastery. Purpose.</b> <br>This is Daniel Pink’s message today about what motivates people.<p>So…<p>Dear Principals all over the world,<p>How do <i>you</i> motivate</i> …