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Light it Up: Stuck in Between "Old School" and "New School"
Today, spontaneously, I had a powerful conversation with a colleague in the hallway. These are always the best conversations. We began talking about curriculum and these “new” assignments she wanted to implement. She talked about designing models, doing cost analyses, proposing ideas to administration and implementing these plans for the betterment of our school. She […]
Light It Up: You Can't Let the Losses Define You by @JeffHerb
How do we embrace failure within our classrooms? How do you promote persistence in your students? Show your students how to be defining, not defined.
Light It Up: Overcoming the Killer of Creativity by @JeffHerb
Stop teaching, banish the phrase “that’s what we’ve always done” and dub it the “killer of creativity,” and start challenging the status quo.