Much Ado About GradingListen now (60 min) | We’ve finally made time in between walking the dogs, cooking, parenting, attempting to work out every once in a while, and our wildly easy teaching jobs with tons of flexible time built in. Seriously though, folks, there’s more to say about grading. In this…
A what-how-why guide to creating exemplars for assessments
Another shift for me this year: creating WAY more time and space for peer workshops of formal writing
Some thoughts on why humility is both incredibly hard but also incredibly important as a teacher—with a quick story to begin.
What's the point of grading?Listen now (46 min) | What’s the best way to grade student work? This is one of those questions that seems like it should have an obvious answer, but…
What counts as work?Listen now (41 min) | We’re getting into the swing of things now, as most of us have started a new semester. Marcus and Jim check back with each other…
just a brief teacher story that is timely, I think, in these dregs of February
Gwen Won GoldJetzt anhören (39 min) | Gwen Jorgensen became the first American to win a gold medal in the triathlon at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics. Her mother…
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