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Infographic – The Teacher Turnover Problem

50% of teachers quit within the first five years. Why is that? What can we do to stop the high cost of teacher turnover? This great infographic by rossie online highlights the issue. About these ads

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Watch here for Live Blogging of the iPad Summit 2013: Atlanta

I have just arrived in the great city of Atlanta to attend the iPad Summit, hosted by Ed Tech Teacher, at Georgia Tech. In conjunction with the great editing skills of Beth Holland, I will be live blogging the summit again this … Continue reading

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Independent Schools, Independent Teachers: Freedom and Responsibility – Independent Schools, Common Perspectives – Education Week

The other day a thread appeared on the National Association of Independent Schools online communities speculating on aspects of the great freedom that independent school teachers have to create curriculum and assessments suited to their strengths and to the particular needs and … Continue reading

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Today, I Let my Students Make Their Own Quiz

Tomorrow is the last day of instruction and I decided (a week ago) to give my students a quiz. I wanted one more opportunity for those with low quiz grades to bring them up and to keep them on track … Continue reading

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