186: Learning should be joyful. – Jen Manly chats with us about empowering students to do work that matters now, being vulnerable, and why learning should be joyful.

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Jen Manly chats with us about empowering students to do work that matters now, being vulnerable, and why learning should be joyful. Jen’s Recommendations EdTech Tool: Trello Book: “A Whole New Mind” by Daniel Pink “Me and White Supremacy” by Layla Saad Who to Follow on Social Media: Dr. Nicki Washington (@dr_nickiw) Victoria Thompson (@victoriathetech) Charity Freeman (@chariositeach) YouTube/Podcast/Website/Blog: Crash … Read More

Summer Stillness

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TL;DR: Benefits of “becoming still” to recharge for the upcoming year. Strategies for prioritizing stillness this summer. We have all ended a school year unlike any other.  The energy we expended from March-June was so different, many of us ending the year mentally and emotionally exhausted. Drained. Weary. And now we’re entering a summer unlike any before.  Although our bodies … Read More

185 – Adaptation and Collaboration. – Ryann Fapohunda chats with us about adapting things to your classroom and school, collaborating more with other educators, and the power of extending your professional thinking.

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Ryann Fapohunda chats with us about adapting things to your classroom and school, collaborating more with other educators, and the power of extending your professional thinking. Ryann’s Recommendations EdTech Tool: MOOC Classes Book: “The Art of Coaching” by Elena Aguilar “How Schools Work” by Arne Duncan “Grading for Equity: What Is It, Why It Matters, and How it can transform … Read More