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Imagine if kids were robots… 5

Imagine if kids were robots…

If kids were robots, we’d plan our lessons, pass out booklets and pencils, grade, and repeat. Collect. Repeat. Collect. Repeat.  Can you picture those neat little rows  of robots writing answers, reading text books, and repeating?   We would know they were learning because of answers they bubbled-in on the yearly...

BEEP…. we interrupt this blog for an announcment…. 0

BEEP…. we interrupt this blog for an announcment….

This week I am excited to be at the Missouri Gifted Association Conference.  I am including all of my presentation links right here!  It’s gifted… technology… and space science…. MY FAVORITE TOPICS! Social Media to Advocate, Collaborate, and Connect in Gifted Education: http://www.teachfactory.com/socialmedia/  Come and see how social media will...

Remembering Today & Everyday 1

Remembering Today & Everyday

The  young students I now teach were not even born when the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States occurred.  The majority of my students have never been to New York.  Most of them know few details about how the events unfolded that September morning.  It made me realize...