What’s in a name?

What’s in a name?

Prosopagnosia is a neurological disorder characterized by the inability to recognize faces, often referred to as face blindness. But is there a similar category for those who have an inability to remember students names? Other than just suffering from a…

Accredited Online PD for Teachers!

Accredited Online PD for Teachers!

Classroom Planning for Inclusion Supporting the learning needs of ALL students in your classroom Each day as teachers we are faced with students who need additional help. We’ve all been there, right? The student who was diagnosed with ADHD, the…

Free Measure & Quote

Free Measure & Quote

Call now – For an obligation free evaluation of YOUR classroom needs! Oh, if it were only so easy. Right? I recently decided it was time to replace the broken blinds in my family room. You know when blinds lose…

The Truth about Wallpapering

The Truth about Wallpapering

How education policies are a bit like wallpaper You know those home makeover shows? Especially some of the British ones, they use wallpaper to cover one wall and do it all in about an hour. Measure, apply, finish. They make…

Successful! Classroom Planning

Successful! Classroom Planning

Classroom Planning with Success in Mind! In a recent classroom I had a student from a non-English speaking background, a student diagnosed with diabetes on medication, a student with dyslexia, and another student with non-specific learning disability, a student with ……

Creativity in the Classroom

Creativity in the Classroom

Planning with William’s Model of Creative Thinking Bubbles everywhere! I walked up to the Year 6 students blowing bubbles with their colored bubble wands. Large and small, multicolored, floating in the slight breeze of the hot day. A creative moment,…

Dreaming of Differentiation

Dreaming of Differentiation

Making it Maker’s Model It’s the English teacher in me! I love alliteration. The deliberate play with words to create emphasis and draw attention to an area of the text. It also creates sound – in this case MMM, like…