Stories from the classroom
The following blog posts on K-12 Education draw on my experiences in classrooms for over 30 years. These posts tell the story and my experiences as a ‘chalky’ and how I used intentional planning to support the learning of ALL students.
My 5-step classroom planning process I was asked this question the other day. It was followed immediately a second question, ...Read More
Christmas Landcare – community based self-care I am sitting on an old bench on my sister's kitchen veranda, a private ...Read More
I love that scene in Kung Fu Panda. It is the end of the movie, the team, including Po, have ...Read More
There is something magical about attending a classical music concert. Oops, did I just lose you? Hang in there, I ...Read More
Yes, it is true - I drink a lot of coffee. And so, I also buy a lot of coffee ...Read More
Did you ever have a time when differentiating your classroom didn’t work?
Yes, it happens. Sometimes there are times when ...Read More
I decided to take my Man cap shopping. My Man has this favourite cap. He’s had it for years. It's ...Read More
The Arrival Using the Teaching Learning Cycle to support NESB students in the classroom
45 years ago, I arrived as an ...Read More
Water Colour Artist Fails Again! I have been teaching myself how to paint with water colours. Let me come right ...Read More
Prosopagnosia is a neurological disorder characterized by the inability to recognize faces, often referred to as face blindness. But is ...Read More