The Flipped Classroom Infographic

The Flipped Classroom Infographic

We are loving this infographic about the Flipped Classroom created by Knewton. The best part for us is seeing the results visualized at the bottom. What’s your favorite part? Created by Knewton and Column Five...
ThanksforTeaching.Us

ThanksforTeaching.Us

Dear Great Teachers, ThanksForTeaching.Us from TBD on Vimeo. Any time you’ve had a hard day, week, month or semester… pull up this website. ThanksForTeaching.Us is a website from TBD that collects stories and inspiration from all over the U.S. about the teachers that change...
The State of the Union Deal

The State of the Union Deal

Last night President Obama devoted part of his hour-long State of the Union address to education. While he focused on the affordability of higher education, he also spoke about the importance of teaching. “Teachers matter. So instead of bashing them, or defending the status quo,...

Teacher Profile – Angie Mitchell

      Meet Angie Mitchell, a 4th grade teacher at Level Cross Elementary who loves teaching science. She loves it so much that, if she weren’t teaching, she’d be a storm chaser. Honestly, we aren’t sure which job takes more nerve, and we’re glad...
Plant Blindness by Leslie Haines

Plant Blindness by Leslie Haines

It’s third block.  My students are making a little poster.  They’ve cut pictures out of magazines and built an ecosystem.  Now they’re adding a chart showing biotic and abiotic parts of their ecosystem.  A student I’ll call George asks me to look at his poster: is he doing it...