During one of our Teacher Based Teams meetings, one of our Chemistry teachers (who is also our science department head, honors teachers, and mentor teacher) had left up a slide she was using for her students to begin class. As they entered the room, one slide was projected on the Smartboard. The students would be […]
My son is the only student that every single person at the school knows by name. Here in Costa Rica, he’s been going by his Spanish name – Mateo. There is pretty much not an hour that goes by that someone isn’t yelling “Mateo! Don’t touch that crab! Mateo, don’t run in the barbed wire! Mateo, get your […]
I’m following a conference on Twitter, and Kristin Hokanson shared this amazing video: As technology shifts the way we look at the world, we have to remember our children s’ vantage point. A one-year old may never have known life when you “browsed through a magazine.” Browsing is a completely different experience in 2015. Think […]
We’ve all had that ONE student who just phones it in on their exam. Sometimes, they try a little TOO hard. Here are some of the best answers to science test questions from around the web: 1. Do these kids make me look crazy? 2. How to fail a test […]
I’m at that magical time in the semester, where I’m starting to plan for next Fall. It seems crazy that I have to think that far in advance, but when you write all the material that your students use, and that needs to be published before a printing deadline, several months go quickly. So to […]
Over the last week, I’ve seen some amazing group presentations. But I have also heard stories like indicated in the meme.
What advice would you give to a professor as they help students work through group presentations?
I must admit, I’ve had all of these types of professors over my 20+ years of college. I’d love to know, which ones are you battling with now? CollegeHumor’s Favorite Funny Videos Continue Reading
As I was searching for elephant seal videos for class, I came across several funny animal compilations. I’ll also post my two, all-time favorite animal videos Continue Reading