Gasping for Air– Does Accelerated Reader leave kids so immersed in books that they are gasping for air? Not usually.
“Confidence is crucial to effective leadership but so is humility.”– George Couros talks about leadership.
A Project Runs Through It– Some clever ideas linking river rafting with PBL. From PBL Works (formerly Buck Institute)
Everyone Can Learn Mathematics to High Levels: The Evidence from Neuroscience that Should Change our Teaching– Jo Boaler suggests that new research should cause us to reevaluate our teaching (and ideas about learning)
8 Common Core Math Standards, Explained [+ Examples]– The Prodigy Blog has a helpful post on the Mathematical Practices standards.