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Teacher Humor re: Differentiated Instruction

A comment made by CA Maestra to my recent post Brothers from Another Mother: Management Fads and Educational Policies included a link to a YouTube video that lampoons what some call a fad, while others are dead serious about the theory and its application. … Continue reading

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Proposal for a Student-driven, Blended Learning based, Common Core aligned Algebra 1 Course

Yesterday, I attended a free workshop offered by Khan Academy (“KA”).  The workshop provided me with the opportunity to check out their latest functionality and soon to be released features, to listen to how a few power-user teachers have integrated … Continue reading

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Surveying My AP Calculus Students

I just distributed the first online survey of the year for my AP Calculus students.  Others are to follow shortly. Why the survey and why now?  I sense that many students are not preparing adequately for class for a variety … Continue reading

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