“Aha!” moments, baby steps, and  Tomorrow’s Lesson Plan

One day long ago, after the AP exam had finally arrived, I assigned a research paper to my classes.  One "4.0 student" didn't hand it in and got a poor grade for submitting a very late, poorly researched, rush job. How could this be?  I realized that my course largely consisted of sit down tests … Continue reading “Aha!” moments, baby steps, and  Tomorrow’s Lesson Plan


Getting Past Perfect

The stances we take as teachers can lead to ongoing growth in our practice — or frustrations and even failure. Getting past perfect in our stance toward technology integration is key.