You shouldn't. Sort of. Well, let's start at the beginning. First of all, what is a main idea? Tim Shanahan has written at length ...
  If I'm being perfectly honest, turn and talk has typically been one of those things I pull out of my back pocket when I get the blank ...
Jennifer Gonzalez from Cult of Pedagogy  wrote about hexagonal thinking recently, and it's a powerful way for kids to consider the conn...
  It may sound like a mathematical practice - because it is - but I will argue that attending to precision is a critical literacy practice, ...
  Recently, Tim Shanahan blogged about his top 10 pet peeves when it comes to teaching reading, and per his style, it took two separate pos...
The work of teaching and learning is big, now more than ever, and teachers are feeling that pressure in big ways. Everything feels urgent an...
  I ran across this idea recently and I've been thinking about it nonstop since. When I'm teaching, and I pose a question to the stu...