Yo, ‘sup? Macbeth is up, yo. A’ight, what’s a thane? Glad you asked. The beginning can get really confusing if you don’t know. Take notes; I’m about to get medieval on you. Middle Ages are all about land ownership. King owns all the land, gives land grants to his vassals. In Scotland, the vassal closest
Growth mindset is not just for students. If I want to get better at my job, I need to be willing to seek feedback on what I’m doing, acknowledge mistakes, and focus my effort on learning from the work we’re doing together. While you don’t give me feedback in the same ways that I give
By Percival Buckingham-Jones PB-J: So you’re really into the religion thing in Lord of the Flies. MM: Yeah, it’s kind of interesting. But why are you interviewing me. I’m just a high school teacher, not a literature professor. PB-J: Well, we had a lot of more impressive people scheduled, but you were the only one
My experience of Open House night, as both a parent and a teacher, tells me that boatloads of paper change hands and find their way unlooked-upon into a recycle bin. For those of you who are visiting tonight, as well as those of you who aren’t, here are digital versions of the materials that you
Not gonna lie, I am pretty darn thrilled with the group work produced by my two sophomore classes and my AP Lit class. I pretty much gave you a task to explore growth mindset and then the freedom to get the job done in a way that worked best for the individuals in your groups.