Challenge Every Student / Better Quality PBL / How Tall Can We Build

Challenge Every Student
Challenging Every Student in the Room – Easy ways to quickly gather student data every day—and how you can use it to reach all of your students, whether they’re ahead or behind. @CommKr8veWriter @edutopia @MarkFraver @DrAAlston

How to Get Higher-Quality Student Work in PBL – Ask yourself these questions if student project work lack quality. @alysoncarp1 @cultofpedagogy @BIEpbl

What’s The Tallest We Could Theoretically Construct A Building? Is the sky really the limit? Is the sky really the limit? This short [4:47] video is very interesting. @cheddar

Social/Mobile Media Education

Why Are People Dependent on Texting? A new study published in Computers in Human Behavior shows how attitudes about communicating online. @EDorranceHall @PsychToday @NoelMcDermott


Chart of the day: Plants rule the carbon weight of the world. There are almost 8 billion people alive today. This sounds like a lot, but how do we really weigh up in comparison to other living things? @phocks @abcaustralia


Are We Getting Better at the Wrong Things? @katiemartinedu @LDH_ed @LaVonnaRoth

Inspirational/Funny Tweets

Growth Mindset@MikeAudevard @TedHiff

Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

The Cities With The Fastest-Growing Economies, Mapped – How are this cities is your state doing? @wallethub

Recent Book Summaries, Original Work, and Guest Posts

Elite Schools

Why Do We Have Elite Schools? Click here for the original post at EdWeek Teacher and consider leaving a comment. @DrDougGreen @MsSackstein @EdWeekTeacher

Hacking PBL

Hacking Project-Based Learning: 10 Easy Steps to PBL and Inquiry in the Classroom by Ross Cooper and Erin Murphy

The Gritty Truth of School Transformation: Eight Phases of Growth to Instructional Rigor by Amy M. Dujon

Future Driven: Will Your Students Thrive In An Unpredictable World? by David Geurin encourages teachers to look to the future as they design lessons to excite their students.

For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood…and the Rest of Y’all Too by Christopher Emdin

How To Bake ∏: An Edible Exploration of the Mathematics of Mathematics by Eugenia Cheng

If Supporting Student Passion Is So Important, What Do We Do If They Don’t Have Any? This is my latest guest post for Charles Carpenter. @DrDougGreen

Peer Feedback in the Classroom: Empowering Students to be the Experts by Starr Sackstein

Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch EdTech Missions in Your Classroom by Shelly Sanchez Terrell

Check out my tes author page. @DrDougGreen @tesusa

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