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The 10 Teacher Commandments

The 10 Teacher Commandments for healthier and more effective educators.

November 17, 2019 · 1 Comment

Smartasses: You can teach with them, but you can’t teach without them

It’s usually that one student who has to say some smartass comment. They can’t help it, it’s in their nature and it’s their duty because they’re a smartass. Smartasses are … Continue reading

March 3, 2016 · 5 Comments

Critical Kid Criticism: Why Educators Should Ask Their Students to Evaluate Their Teaching Performance

In our equations for determining teacher effectiveness, we usually leave students out of the conversation. Legally and socially, we relegate minors’ thoughts and opinions to a level of insignificance all … Continue reading

January 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Every Superteacher Needs Their Own Theme Music: A Soundtrack For You

Let me draw you a picture and you color within the lines: Martin Scorsese wants to do a biopic on your experience in the classroom. We need a soundtrack. This … Continue reading

July 25, 2015 · Leave a comment