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Day 12 (of 186) on the education marathon, it’s nice to get some some feedback along the way

Day 12 (of 186) on the education marathon, it’s nice to get some some feedback along the way     And sometimes its the little things that are almost “throwaway lines” that can mean the most.     Today I … Continue reading

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Day 11 (of 186) the day after a rant on letter grades….good news? @rickwormeli2

Day 11 (of 186) the day after a rant on letter grades….good news?   Day 10 saw me rant on schools wanting to “go back” to report cards when the shift away from thinking that letter grades mean something specific … Continue reading

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Day 10 (of 186) Letter Grade comeback? (ugh) article from @washingtonpost and thanks to @rickwormeli2 & @tguskey

Day 10 (of 186) Letter Grade comeback? (ugh)     “I’m glad that it went back,” said Jennifer Wood, PTA president at Twinbrook Elementary. “I grew up with an A, B, C, D system, and I think probably most of … Continue reading

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Day 9 (of 186) still looking at eportfolio systems @freshgrade @my_blueprint

Day 9 (of 186) still looking at eportfolio systems @freshgrade @my_blueprint I still believe that the biggest shift to occur in education is a broader acceptance that letter grades & %s are not as clear as we want them to … Continue reading

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Day 8 (of 186) #T(ec)hursday

Day 8 (of 186) #T(ec)hursday     I have long been an advocate for “technologization” – the blending of technology and curriculum to enhance the Learning that occurs within learning communities. Finally today I found the right name for it … Continue reading

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Day 7 (of 186) inclusion means all : aka what would @tweetsomemoore do?

Day 7 (of 186) inclusion means all Had a neat conversation about the needs for “a” student. He needs ‘breaks’ but doesn’t like attention focus on him when he is “the only one to do something”.  But I respond pretty … Continue reading

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Day 6 (of 186) based on a true-tech story

Day 6 (of 186) based on a true-tech story I used to say, if you ask a question and google can answer it, it may not be the best question for Learning…..I may be expanding my list of tools (and … Continue reading

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