Tag Archives: wait time

Why education cannot move forward.

We in education have been stuck in a rut for a very very long time.  We are constantly bombarded with educational fads that hold very little merit.  We fall prey to entrepreneurs out to make a dollar. We are dazzled … Continue reading

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The Stillness of Chaos…

Organized chaos. This phrase is how I often envision my classroom.  Today, we accomplished a lot.  We developed a list of questions to research, introduced the collaborative blog project, discussed classroom management, questioning strategies, motivation, wait time I and wait … Continue reading

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