Monthly Archives: August 2013

New England Reading Association Conference Moving Forward: Inspiring Learners Beyond Measure Pre-Conference Event: Author Illustrator Evening, September 19, 2013 Conference: September 20 – 21, 2013 Holiday Inn By the Bay, Portland, ME Conference Program here. Online Registration here.

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Climate Change Resource

Bring Your Class on a ClimateChangeLIVE Distance Education Adventure! Bring climate learning to your classrooms through a series of webcasts, webinars, and online climate education resources in the 2013-2014 school year. This free series will provide educators with climate tools including … Continue reading

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Science or Math Resource

The following information describes a method to use real student data for graphing or for a study of energy use.  If you try this out, please share here as a comment or send me an email with feedback on its … Continue reading

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Part 2: What instructional approaches matter most?

If you didn’t look at Part 1, go here before continuing. Hattie synthesized thousands of studies to come to the conclusions listed below.  In Part 3 we will look beyond the numbers to the context and interpretation required to decide … Continue reading

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PART 1: What instructional approaches matter most?

We are often bombarded with research claims in education.  The reality is that many of these claims are shaky, unsubstantiated, or even false.   However, some researchers have attempted to make some sense of the often contradictory evidence.  See how … Continue reading

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Welcome Back

It is always a challenge to sit down and write this letter, but as the nights become cooler, the days become just a bit shorter, I realize it is time to welcome you all back for the 2013-2014 school year. … Continue reading

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