How Standardized Testing Is Like Airline Thinking
This article was recently published on Middle Web. https://www.middleweb.com/36449/how-standardized-testing-is-like-airline-thinking/
New Education Classic Enlivens SEL Teaching
Middle Web reviewed my new book. Read about it here: https://www.middleweb.com/36163/a-new-education-classic-enlivens-sel-teaching/ You can purchase Teaching Kids To Thrive for yourself, or your school. Learn more.
“How do I encourage my students to stay engaged and focused on learning?”
Welcome to second semester and my second newsletter! By now each of you has "hit the ground running" after the holidays as you prepare for projects, grade reports, and the all consuming TESTS. A common question teachers have during the winter months is, "How do I...
Reflections of a Former Alliterate Reader
By Debbie Silver (first published on the International Reading Teacher Association’s Reading Today Online Website, April, 2013) I am writing this as a confession. For the first twenty-five years of my life I cannot recall ever voluntarily reading an entire book. I’ve...
Thank a Teacher…and those who support them…
This article was recently published on Middle Web. https://www.middleweb.com/36920/thank-a-teacher-and-their-families-too/