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Notes From September 13, 2016  Click Here"For a fair selection, everybody has to take the same exam: Please climb that tree." to the elephant, fish, seal, and dog. Everybody is a Genius. But If You Judge a Fish by Its Ability to Climb a Tree, It Will Live Its Whole Life Believing that It is Stupid. Dear Quote Investigator: The following saying is popular on Facebook where it is credited to Albert Einstein

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Links/Notes/Class Exercises/Other

Open Space Activity

Speed Dating

Lesson Study 

What is Quality Work?

Defining Play

Inquiry Based Learning (ask students to generate questions)

Articulation Buddies

Critical Friends

Crossing the Line Version 1 (no longer available)   Version 2      Version 3 

Cooperative Learning Strategies

Random Group Generator  

ALAS Regional Transfer Success Summit Proposal 2016


Single Story (Video)

I choose C (Video)

Alfie Kohn - Education and Competition (Video)

Alfie Kohn - Unorthodox Ideas about Education (Video)

Peter Gray - The decline of play (Video)

Gaming Can Make a Better World (Video)

John Dewey (Video)

I Just Sued the School System (Video)

Nadine Burke Harris: How childhood trauma affects health across a lifetime (Video)

Fixed vs. Growth Mindset (Video)

The Power of Believing that you can improve (Video)

Butterfly Circus (Short Film) Discussion Quote "“The greater the struggle, the more glorious the triumph.”

Aspirations to Achievement (Video)

Let's teach for mastery -- not test scores (Video)

On Class Size

Class Size Matters

Recommended Book List