As I sit in the lobby bar of the Renaissance hotel in Palm Springs, eating a cheeseburger and sucking down a soda, I’m reflecting on the last three days. This year was my first time making the journey
Brent has worked in the field of education as a teacher and administrator for over 20 years. He is currently Principal of Alta Murrieta Elementary School in Murrieta, California. Read more about...
Sherlock Holmes/Inductive and deductive reasoning
* This is a follow-up to last week’s post Let’s Bury the Five Paragraph Essay We are driven to meaningful, purposeful experiences. Seismic shifts are happening all around us. Our relationship with foo
This summer I spent a week at IDEO in San Francisco learning about design thinking and their process for tackling challenges. While I was there, I observed a team brainstorm and was shocked by their r
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Middle School English, History and Media Studies
My grading philosophy has changed drastically throughout my teaching career.