Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make...– Thomas Huxley
Dear Tumblr Teachers,
First of all, let me say THANK YOU to all the editors who post things for first year teachers. How different this summer would be if I hadn’t discovered the community of Tumblr. Some days I ignore what’s coming to me in August, some days I gather a few resources, and other days I have little panic attacks. Having a community that is EAGER to assist and offer advice calms my nerves...
Teacher's Guide to Project-based Learning →
world-shaker: A free, 100 page book on Project Based Learning. Heads up: This is a PDF hosted in Google Docs. You can download the original PDF using the links on the page (or just read it in your browser)
Tumblr Teacher: Girl with a Lesson Plan: The "Mom"... →
girlwithalessonplan: A while ago I made a post about a drawer I have in my high school classroom for various “needs.” tomesawayfromhome asked me to repost it for new teachers to consider, and I do so, gladly. My pet peeve is kids leaving the room. I only have them for 50 minutes, and I try to minimize as many trips or shorten trips out of my room if there is one fewer place for a student to...
wishfully thought.: toon-summoned-skull: could you... →
toon-summoned-skull: could you imagine if the whole world was beyonce. if every single person on earth was beyonce. there would be no crime, no war, no drama. just you, beyonce, and 7 billion other beyonces. you get in your car and drive to school, turn on the radio, beyonce’s newset song is…
Teacher asks you to read out loud.
xmayb: You don’t even know the page they’re on What book are we reading ?! WHAT CLASS IS THIS?!