Category: Management

Love the List

Last week was a bad week. After receiving an angry letter from the library about some admittedly very overdue books, missing the due date of an important assignment in a class I am taking and realizing at 4:50 on Thursday evening that I had forgotten my daughter’s dance class that started at 4:45 I felt as …

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Exit Tickets: New Spins on a Tried and True Method

Did they get what I just taught them?  It’s a question educators are continually asking themselves.  Exit Tickets are a powerful interactive student response system intended to give the teacher at any grade level a quick “snapshot” of what students have learned, what they are still questioning, or even what prior knowledge they might be …

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A 5-Step Toy Detox

Ahh… the start of a new year!  The promise of a clean slate!  Another chance to get it right. You know the drill.  Thankfully, there is an abundance of magazine articles, pinterest pins and blog posts all dedicated to helping us put the right foot forward as the new year starts.  Today, I offer yet another way to start …

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