The Risks of Student Led Learning

Student led-learning is seen in the field of education as a more engaging way to promote learning in the classroom; however, it does come with some risks...  

Advertisements

Throwback Thursday- McKinsey Report

In light of the recently released McKinsey Report, I thought for this Throwback Thursday the cartoon below would be quite fitting. (link to BTU summary of McKinsey Report or Click here for full report). The question remains, why is it that closing schools and cutting teachers seems to be the quickest and only solutions ever proposed to the crisis … Continue reading Throwback Thursday- McKinsey Report

When teachers forget it’s school vacation

Don't laugh, but this has happened to me before. What about you? Did you forget to turn your alarm off this week? Are you rushing off to school when you're suppose to be sleeping in? Enjoy, laugh, and share this comic! Thanks!

Throwback Thursday- Another Acronym for helping kids write???

So this comic may be a bit of a inside joke for all the ELA teachers out there, but doesn't most humor in teaching involve inside jokes? Anyways, here's a reprint of another one of my older comics about acronyms. I first created this cartoon after our entire school was told during PD that we needed … Continue reading Throwback Thursday- Another Acronym for helping kids write???

Throwback Thursday- How students change in the school year

We are entering into the homestretch as we will be putting 3 terms behind us and soon entering into the 4th and last quarter. The "honeymoon" period of our little angel students is all but a distant memory, and if you are like me you're probably wondering, what the heck happened to my students?!!! Yikes! … Continue reading Throwback Thursday- How students change in the school year