Teachers and administrators share equal blame for making professional development something to dread, rather than embrace.
I wish to apologize formally and publicly to anybody I may have taught during my first two years. Thank you for enduring my failures and shortcomings.
Words alone cannot express how grateful I am, and always will be, for the lessons Coach von Scherrer has taught not only me, but also countless students and fellow coaches as well.
There’s a common list of not-often-publicized parental do’s and don’ts. I want to focus on the “don’ts.”
It had to be the superhero comic that I always wanted to make, but with a math lesson embedded within!
Know your students and how they write. Be reasonable in your expectations. Be clear with how you assess. Allow students to revise for full credit.
To teach effective writing, you yourself must be an effective writer.
Students must take responsibility for what they put online. But that responsibility is shared with the journalism adviser.
Independent schools should engage in and promote highly affordable consortiums that offer online courses.