Monthly Archives: March 2011

Identity Crisis: How Teachers Can Get Their Groove Back

What does it really mean to be a teacher? Depending on whom you talk to, teaching is a trade, a craft, a profession or even an art. Rush Limbaugh and his ilk are even calling it a scam to bleed … Continue reading

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Showtime!

When you’re immersed in the jargon of your profession it can be difficult to step back and reflect on the meanings and implications of everyday words. Recently it struck me how often we talk about student performance, rather than student … Continue reading

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