Crystal Clear Directions

Apr 11, 2016

Janice Smith

Last week we shared a clip from Ms. Thoi’s PE class, specifically how she transitions students to the gym.  As promised, this week we’ll share a follow up from her class showing how she keeps it tight and urgent beyond just the transition, into the introduction of new content. When we think about getting 100% […]

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This article showed up on Facebook today, and a friend asked for thoughts from her educator friends.  After you take a look, it will probably come as no surprise that a variety of responses came in, including some of disgust, as her friends read about ‘No-Nonsense’ teaching.  I hesitated to respond at first, as this […]

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Sweating the Small Stuff

Sep 13, 2014

Janice Smith

Three reasons you should be pumped about this week’s Video of the Week: 1)  We’re integrating a great new tool we discovered from EdPuzzle, which allows you to add questions (CFU’s) or comments right in the video.  This also lets us keep these emails a whole lot shorter 🙂  (A piece of feedback we’ve been working […]

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