Differentiation Tricks and Treats: High Impact, Low Stress
I just finished listening to a podcast entitled “Six high-impact, low-burnout strategies to differentiate your lessons for neurodiverget kids with Dr. Laura Fitzpatrick” (on the Truth for Teachers podcast). With Halloween around the corner I thought it would be the perfect time to share Dr. Fitzpatricks tricks for differentiation with all of you! In this … Continue reading Differentiation Tricks and Treats: High Impact, Low Stress
Getting Started with Essential Practices for Disciplinary Literacy
Recently on the LLCN brief podcast, Mark Raffler and Sarah Shoemaker chatted with Jenelle Williams, Literacy Consultant, Oakland Schools ISD, and Dr. Darin Stockdill, University of Michigan, about the Essential Literacy Practices for Disciplinary Literacy Instruction: Grades 6-12. Mark and Darin discussed the differences between the terms “Disciplinary Literacy” and “Content Literacy.” A topic you … Continue reading Getting Started with Essential Practices for Disciplinary Literacy
A Healthy Classroom Starts with You!
Written by: Rukshana Ilahi, Mental Wellness Consultant for Kent ISD I don’t know about you, but I feel like last year can be erased from the books. While it was significant in so many ways, it also felt like it never happened. Nonetheless, here we are starting another school year, hoping for better and less … Continue reading A Healthy Classroom Starts with You!
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Six feet apart, but closer than ever
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Assistant principal grateful for ‘overwhelming’ statewide honor
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New elementary school to open Oct. 25
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