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Slow Jam The Poem: A Jimmy Fallon Inspired Lesson Plan

What do you get when you cross Jimmy Fallon with a creative Language Arts class? An awesome "Slow Jam The Poem" lesson plan. Fallon is just too talented. In fact, I believe he could do just about anything sometimes like be a high school educator. If that was the case, his lesson plan would look like this.

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The Ghosts of Education

There is one way to make me, a seasoned educator of eighteen years, elevate fear to an uncomfortable level and switch from boxer briefs to Depends for Men. Unfinished business.

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Wojcicki’s Classroom and Book Encourage Shooting for the Moon

For 30 years, Wojcicki taught journalism classes in a portable building at Palo Alto High School. Now students in what I've called the nation's biggest and best journalism program learn valuable skills in a beautiful Media Arts Center with Wojcicki whose recently released book shares lessons from the program.

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5 Practices for Tomorrow Every Teacher Should Adopt Today

Educators must take a hard look at the future bearing down upon us and begin educating our students to become the innovators and creative thinkers the world will require them to be.

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Teaching 8th Graders to Manage Projects

A project management system that supports students develop the skills that everyone needs to succeed. The goal for the program is to grow the individual and the test scores will take care of themselves.

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Digital Learning Now! is a national campaign to advance policies that will create a high quality digital learning environment to better prepare students with the knowledge and skills to succeed in college and careers.

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Tomorrow Isn’t Tomorrow, It’s Today

As educators, we see ourselves as preparing children of today for their own tomorrows. Thus, we must face an urgent obligation to stare down that future and figure out what it means for our current practice.

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Hut 1, Hut 2: Literature Class on a Football Field

Have you discovered your classroom to be a bit too confined for creativity? Just head to the football field. Go long!

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