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Book Blog: The Four O’Clock Faculty

What? The Four O’Clock Faculty: A Rogue Guide to Revolutionizing Professional Development by Rich Czyz Grab your copy on Amazon here. Why? It is all about personalized PD (professional development) that meets your needs! Sure there are always times for “have done to you” PD, but if you bottle that amount of time, it is… Continue reading Book Blog: The Four O’Clock Faculty

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Creating an Online Equitable Classroom

Question. Are you creating an online classroom right now? Everyone. “Yes!” Question. Is it an equitable classroom? Question. How do you know? Take the framework your district provided, collaboration with your PLT (Professional Learning Team), and support staff to ensure your online learning classroom is equitable. How do you do that? Consider taking this FREE… Continue reading Creating an Online Equitable Classroom

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Book Blog: Hacking School Discipline

What? The book: Hacking School Discipline by Nathan Maynard & Brad Weinstein Hacking School Discipline on Amazon Why? We teach literacy, math, and other academic topics. Behavior needs to be taught too. Mindfully though. It is worth the work (ongoing conversations) with behavior through so many lenses. We want to, let me rephrase that and… Continue reading Book Blog: Hacking School Discipline

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Book Blog: Reclaiming Our Calling Ch 8 & Epilogue

Reclaiming Our Calling Amazon link Author on Twitter @GustafsonBrad Follow the hashtag: #ReclaimingOurCalling My review…. “What is innovative to me, but not to others?” Just jump in and DO IT! Innovative definition: useful, helpful, unique, or different People are the progress. Are you process oriented? Product oriented? Learner driven? Do more with the same (versus… Continue reading Book Blog: Reclaiming Our Calling Ch 8 & Epilogue

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Book Blog: Reclaiming Our Calling: Chapters 6 & 7

Reclaiming Our Calling Amazon link Author on Twitter: @GustafsonBrad Follow the hashtag: #ReclaimingOurCalling My review…. Are you on autopilot with decision making? Please disrupt that! What are your one sentence grants? Do not find yourself being iterate. Break up the mundane. Do a monthly booktalk, podcast, Flipgrid video, or ???? It is okay to prototype… Continue reading Book Blog: Reclaiming Our Calling: Chapters 6 & 7

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Book Blog: Reclaiming Our Calling: Chapters 4 & 5

Reclaiming Our Calling Amazon link Author on Twitter: @GustafsonBrad Follow the hashtag on Twitter: #ReclaimingOurCalling My review of chapters 4 & 5… What do you say no to? Let go of things that do not focus on your purpose and goals. Let go of things that are holding you back. It might be an individual… Continue reading Book Blog: Reclaiming Our Calling: Chapters 4 & 5

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Book Blog: Reclaiming Our Calling: Chapters 2 & 3

Reclaiming Our Calling Amazon link. Author: Dr. Brad Gustafson on Twitter @GustafsonBrad Follow the hashtag: #ReclaimingOurCalling My review of chapters 2 and 3… Remember show and tell? What do you show and tell about your school? How do you support colleagues with sharing their awesomeness with others outside of their classroom, school, district, state, region,… Continue reading Book Blog: Reclaiming Our Calling: Chapters 2 & 3

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Book Blog: Reclaiming Our Calling: Prologue & Chapter 1

Book Blog series of Reclaiming Our Calling by Dr. Brad Gustafson. Book on Amazon link. Twitter: #ReclaimingOurCalling Over the next few blogs, I will capture my reflections on Reclaiming Our Calling and focus on my work based on the chapters discussed. Dive into the hashtag and follow @GustafsonBrad on Twitter to connect with others. Prologue… Continue reading Book Blog: Reclaiming Our Calling: Prologue & Chapter 1

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Purpose =Meaningful Work

Are you looking for happiness? Well, that focuses on the present. If you are looking for being meaningful, that is a deeper dive into the past, present and the future. Meaningful = Stress. Book Blog after reading The Power of Purpose by Richard J. Leider. Finding your purpose and finding your meaningful work? Here are… Continue reading Purpose =Meaningful Work

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Math: Quick Blog

I tend to target literacy and equity, but this reflection will be on math, specifically using: NKT – Number Knowledge Test DNC – Developing Number Concepts AMC – Assessing Math Concepts Let’s dive in with Kindergarten – 2nd grade…. I was a participant in a webinar a few months ago and here is the information… Continue reading Math: Quick Blog