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    Redefining the Readers Workshop: My Course 5 Final Project

    Photo Credit: harvlad Flickr via Compfight cc The why For the final project, Morgan and I decided to use the reading strategies my students had learned in our first two units of the Readers Workshop to create reading strategy videos. We knew th
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    Tweaks and Improvements

    After our first #GBCreatingInnovators meeting I realized that going a month between meetings would be too long and I was afraid that our momentum might fade. I brainstormed ways to publicize our group and keep up the discussion open in the time betwe
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    Shaping generations, one life at a time...

    [embed]https://www.flickr.com/photos/hanuska/17370353818/[/embed] The other day I read a post by Alfie Kohn where he says "We can’t answer the question “Is tech useful in schools?” until we’ve grappled with a deeper question: “What kind
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    Fitting One Million Into One

    [caption id="attachment_189" align="alignnone" width="300"] CC0 Public Domain[/caption] My head is racing with a million ideas for my Course 5 project. There are so many ideas that link and fit together in some way.  Now taking those million idea
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    Do I have Balance? Getting Feedback

                                                   flickr photo  NCinDC  Creative Commons ( BY-ND ) license Right now I don't have much balance in my life. Reasons? My drive to learn and stay relevant in the classroom, r
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    Striving for Transformation

    [caption id="attachment_156" align="aligncenter" width="300"] flickr photo by katiahildebrandt https://flickr.com/photos/129626372@N06/18192681343 shared under a Creative Commons (BY-NC-SA) license[/caption] At the beginning of the year, I wanted
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    Course 3 Final Project - Revised Presentation

    For my Course 3 final project, I decided to act upon my week 3 blog post regarding the changes I would like to make to a presentation.  Since I typically use either Google Slides or PowerPoint for my presentations in class, I wanted to stick to one
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    Another Makeover: Presentation Edition

    Presentation and presentation design is always something that I have grappled with as a teacher.  I have always thought that there was a difference between presentations and lectures, and that the presentations that I am making within the context of
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    Comments on Commenting

    [caption id="attachment_176" align="alignright" width="209"] Grading and Feedbackflickr photo by thebarrowboy https://flickr.com/photos/thebarrowboy/6263897021 shared under a Creative Commons (BY) license[/caption] It's nearing the midpoint of the
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    Feedback Requested

    Hi all, Mini-post this week. I'm in the midst of designing my visual resume for my Course 3 final project and I'm hitting a bit of a creative wall. I'd love some feedback from COETAIL peers far and wide before I turn in my final project next week.