Breaking Out of Our Outdated Education System Tied to Archaic Calendar

 Nancy Blair, Tom Whitby and Shawn Thomas

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Join us for a thoughtful and robust discussion about the way the industrial system and the agrarian calendar impact our current educational system.

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What Do Most of Us We Really Believe About Growth Mindset?

 Nancy Blair, Tom Whitby, and Mark Weston

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To what extent do we understand the notion of a growth mindset, and what do we really believe about it?

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Why Do Many Kids Start Out Loving School and Grow to Hate It

 Nancy Blair, Tom Whitby and Shawn Thomas

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We've all seen the well-documented trend where kids who were eager learners in the early grades, become apathetic about school in middle school and above.  What's really going on with this dynamic?

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Student Teacher Prep: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

 Nancy Blair, Tom Whitby and Mark Weston

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Join us as we take a look at our student teacher programs, what's working and what's not.

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Formative Assessment: For Teachers or Students?

 Nancy Blair, Tom Whitby and Mark Weston

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Some view formative assessment as an exercise for students; some see it as a tool for students. Others see formative assessment as a tool for both students and teachers. How do you use formative assessment?

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