Being Intentional

Being Intentional

Recently, I was engaged conversations with middle school teachers focused on strategies to effectively engage students to fully develop their knowledge, skills and dispositions across the spectrum of course content.  As we discussed evidence-based practices we...
Ponder

Ponder

Several years ago, with my colleague Rich Cardillo we met with several Queens, New York elementary school students asking them to share what happens in their school and classroom to support their learning.  One of the students shared that she “really needs time to...
Transferable Tools and Skills

Transferable Tools and Skills

I’m not sure about you, but in our house we use chopsticks as we prepare, cook and eat our meals.  We find them very effective in the following kitchen activities: Stir and mix food; Beat scrambled eggs; Level measurement of dry ingredients; Remove food items from a...