The Educator's PLN

The personal learning network for educators

Diane Dahl's Blog – February 2011 Archive (2)

Wildly Successful Metacognition Lesson!

(To see the post with accompanying photos, please visit my blog at http://www.fortheloveofteaching.net.  I can't get the pictures on the ning to look right.)
Today my class was featured in an article in The Edmond Sun.  The reporter discussed our growing class brain in…
Continue

Added by Diane Dahl on February 26, 2011 at 7:06pm — No Comments

It's Good Reader Boy! 3:30 Weekdays...

I’ve wanted to come up with a clever way for students to remember their thinking for reading strategies.  A list just seems too boring.  One thing I’ve learned in BrainSMART is to connect information to parts of the body to make it more memorable.  So I came up with this…
Continue

Added by Diane Dahl on February 11, 2011 at 9:46pm — 4 Comments

About

Thomas Whitby created this Ning Network.

Latest Activity

Profile IconKatherine Pearce, Angela Brown, Myriah Harkley and 1 more joined The Educator's PLN
8 hours ago
Profile IconJeni Marie Wolfe, jessica macias, Polly Gregor and 3 more joined The Educator's PLN
Friday
David Chiles posted a status
"Discuss http://www.netiquette.xyz internet rules to follow with friends and family. Use the site as a reference. Set boundaries. Share."
Friday
Dot McLane replied to Andrea Ray's discussion Is Professional Development Still a Joke?
"Interesting question. I tend to agree with the camp that questions the format used in most schools today with the one size fits all presentations rather than working on individual's needs for development. That being said, I can understand how…"
Thursday
Profile IconMandie Szakelyhidi, Mike Garvin and Dot McLane joined The Educator's PLN
Tuesday
David Chiles posted a status
"Just to be safe, digital detox for better mental health. Balance physical and virtual reality. http://bit.ly/2bJn3KS"
Aug 22
Thomas Whitby's blog post was featured

Innovation in Education is Overrated

As a society, we place a premium on innovators and entrepreneurs. They are admired, or for some revered in Business, Politics, and even Education. The reason for that bias is that innovators and entrepreneurs are scarce commodities. Most people are employees and not entrepreneurs. There is nothing wrong with that. Most people follow trends; they don’t start them. There is nothing wrong with that. Few people lead while most people follow. Again, there is nothing wrong with that. On the surface…See More
Aug 22
Bill Bridenthal updated their profile
Aug 22

Awards And Nominations

© 2016   Created by Thomas Whitby.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service