Reflections on the School Year

During the course of the craziness that is a state testing week, I’ve had time to reflect on some things that I’d like to research more about this summer. I’ve run across the idea of gamification in the classroom.  It’s an intriguing idea to me, but I need to see some examples to help me wrap […]

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Formative Assessment

Formative assessment, and assessment in general, is a hot button word in the education word right now.  That is a fancy way of talking about the ways we as teachers make sure that our students actually know the concepts that we are teaching them in the classroom.  What I have also found as I review […]

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