“Ideas are easy. It's the execution of ideas that really separates the sheep from the goats.”
― Sue Grafton
That talk was part of the 2016 Learning2 Conference, hosted in Saigon. Because the #learning2 community is so remarkably warm, I'v
Hello all! I was lucky enough to meet a few of you at the Learning2 conference this past week(end) in Ho Chi Minh City. I hope those of you who were not able to attend were able to follow along on social media. During the conference I saw that the Le
Interested in connecting with another school this year? Hoping to build a bridge between classes at your school? Looking for an opportunity to let your students lead? Do you want to facilitate an authentic audience for your students?
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When I was in my early 20's (nothing makes you feel older than a phrase like that), I paid my bills by bartending. I didn't realize it at the time, but I had so much to learn about teaching from mixing martinis and recommending bottles of wines. I
In my Learning2 Talk this April, one idea I wanted to share was the notion of seeing the school year as a campfire. In keeping with this vision, I wanted teachers to see themselves as kindling bearers rather than feeling perpetually pressured to be t
Lately, I have been reading a lot about adult education and the ways to make Professional Development really effective. And collecting articles in a Flipboard magazine. There are some really great articles out there!
We've all been there, sitting
“[I]f I had to name the most important discovery of my life, it would be the portable community of talking circles; groups that gather with all five senses, and allow consciousness to change.” –Gloria Steinem
This is one of the myriad memora
Learning2 was recently held for the first time in Europe.
I was lucky enough to work with my Director of Technology, Stephen Reiach, to organize and host this conference at our school.
And, for me, having this conference happen, at my school, w
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I recently watched CeleSTE Headlee's phenomenal TED talk on better ways to talk to people:
I'm hoping you took the twelve minutes to enjoy it as well