The Seven Survival Skills

I've read several books in the past couple of years that have profoundly changed the way I look at teaching and learning. Clay Shirky's Here Comes Everybody, Daniel Pink's A Whole New Mind, the Heaths' Made to Stick, Ken Robinson's The Element, and Tony Wagner's The Global Achievement Gap (among others).Well, I'm actually not finished … [Read more…]

A link to link moment

Early this morning, I opened my Google Reader and linked from this to this, a history teacher’s blog I hadn’t read before. As I read through some of Glen Wiebe‘s posts (and many are posts to which I’ll return), this one about a new book caught my eye. I had been to Borders earlier in … [Read more…]