September 10, 2017

Beyond Icebreakers: 3 Structures for Building a Community of Learners

This is Part 1 of a three part blog series exploring structures for building a…

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September 04, 2017

Planning to Lead a Problem String

How does it feel different to experience a problem string as a teacher learner versus…

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August 29, 2017

Math Talk: What Do You Know About 35%

How might we use open-ended questions to provide access for all students? How might these…

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August 19, 2017

My Table-Top Necessities for a Group Work Classroom

Making the transition from a rows-of-desks classroom to a tables-for-group-work classroom was a pivotal moment…

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August 14, 2017

Show What You Know: Reviewing and Applying Knowledge with Debugging Activities

Toni and I led a number of 4-day Teaching Computer Science with TI-Nspire Technology workshops…

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August 01, 2017

How To: Create Your Own (Digital) Foldables

Want to create digital versions of your own Foldables for use in your classroom or…

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July 21, 2017

Foldables in Computer Science: Consolidating Our Learning

How might we help learners synthesize important computer science topics (including vocabulary, structures, and techniques)…

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July 15, 2017

Math Talk: ¼ of a Square (Part 2)

How might we use a Math Talk to help students connect fractions and a host…

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July 15, 2017

Math Talk | ¼ of a Square (Part 1)

How might we use a Math Talk to help students connect fractions and a host…

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July 06, 2017

“Cooking Show” CS Lessons / Presentations

What do you do if there isn’t quite enough time in a CS lesson or…

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July 01, 2017

Math Talk: Solving Equations Visually

How might we use a Math Talk to help students sense-make about solving equations? How…

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July 01, 2017

Resources | Math Talks: Adapting the Number Talks Structure for Secondary Mathematics Classrooms

Recently I led a conference session at the TRC Annual Meeting exploring how the Number…

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June 26, 2017

Abstracting SET COLOR — and Connecting to Prior Learning

Have you ever had one of those learning experiences where you thought you knew something…

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June 24, 2017

Introducing CS with Flowcharts

Toni and I have spent a lot of time over the past year thinking about…

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June 24, 2017

Guest Post by Toni Norrell | Back-Up Sensor using the Ultrasonic Ranger

Explore how the Ultrasonic Ranger and TI-Innovator can be used to model a car’s back-up sensor.

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September 10, 2017

Beyond Icebreakers: 3 Structures for Building a Community of Learners

This is Part 1 of a three part blog series exploring structures for building a…

Read More
September 04, 2017

Planning to Lead a Problem String

How does it feel different to experience a problem string as a teacher learner versus…

Read More
August 29, 2017

Math Talk: What Do You Know About 35%

How might we use open-ended questions to provide access for all students? How might these…

Read More
August 19, 2017

My Table-Top Necessities for a Group Work Classroom

Making the transition from a rows-of-desks classroom to a tables-for-group-work classroom was a pivotal moment…

Read More
August 14, 2017

Show What You Know: Reviewing and Applying Knowledge with Debugging Activities

Toni and I led a number of 4-day Teaching Computer Science with TI-Nspire Technology workshops…

Read More
August 01, 2017

How To: Create Your Own (Digital) Foldables

Want to create digital versions of your own Foldables for use in your classroom or…

Read More
July 21, 2017

Foldables in Computer Science: Consolidating Our Learning

How might we help learners synthesize important computer science topics (including vocabulary, structures, and techniques)…

Read More
July 15, 2017

Math Talk: ¼ of a Square (Part 2)

How might we use a Math Talk to help students connect fractions and a host…

Read More
July 15, 2017

Math Talk | ¼ of a Square (Part 1)

How might we use a Math Talk to help students connect fractions and a host…

Read More
July 06, 2017

“Cooking Show” CS Lessons / Presentations

What do you do if there isn’t quite enough time in a CS lesson or…

Read More
July 01, 2017

Math Talk: Solving Equations Visually

How might we use a Math Talk to help students sense-make about solving equations? How…

Read More
July 01, 2017

Resources | Math Talks: Adapting the Number Talks Structure for Secondary Mathematics Classrooms

Recently I led a conference session at the TRC Annual Meeting exploring how the Number…

Read More
June 26, 2017

Abstracting SET COLOR — and Connecting to Prior Learning

Have you ever had one of those learning experiences where you thought you knew something…

Read More
June 24, 2017

Introducing CS with Flowcharts

Toni and I have spent a lot of time over the past year thinking about…

Read More
June 24, 2017

Guest Post by Toni Norrell | Back-Up Sensor using the Ultrasonic Ranger

Explore how the Ultrasonic Ranger and TI-Innovator can be used to model a car’s back-up sensor.

Read More