The Job I Do
Teaching in Progress: Why I Will Never Use a Behavior Chart Again. Great post about life beyond the chart.
Teaching in Progress: Why I Will Never Use a Behavior Chart Again
Weekend Reads 6.9.12 | Not Just Cute
Rethinking the Colorful Kindergarten Classroom. This is probably true for other grades, too...
Rethinking the Colorful Kindergarten Classroom
What’s Lost as Handwriting Fades
Language training brings many benefits. Amy Murray was a Coppercreek cabin counselor, CIT director, Teen Leadership Director, Program Director, Assistant Camp Director, and Dean of Campers over her 12 years on staff. She's now the Director of Early Childhood Education at the Calgary French and International School, in Calgary, Canada.
Language training brings many benefits. My testimonial to the value of French immersion - the system that educated me, and in which I now teach.
The National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) provides an article on their website entitled “Helping Middle School Students Make the Transition into High School”. This article is not specifically geared towards gifted children and it provides good information and research findings that can be used to help any child make the transition from middle to high school.
National Association for GIfted Children
Ruf Estimates of Levels of Gifted
2nd-Grader Finds Adorable Cure For Playground Loneliness. Our leadership club could TOTALLY do this.
School starting age: the evidence | University of Cambridge
Too much, too young? Should schooling start at age 7?