Daily Archives: July 23, 2011

Teacher Observation & Feedback: What Feedback Would You Give? (Video)

We watch a Biology teacher, Chris Miller, in action for 9 minutes. You can stop the video, go back, go forward, back again, as often as you like. Watch the teacher. Watch the students. For your feedback, what do you … Continue reading

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Amy Winehouse, In Her Own Words (Interview(s) About Her Life, Love, London & Music)

Pinterest: Thomas Jerome Baker Paperback books on Pinterest by Thomas Jerome Baker La Desconferencia: EdCamp Santiago (Spanish Edition) [Kindle Edition] Soy un maestro. Soy el más afortunado de todos quienes trabajan. A un médico se le permite traer una vida … Continue reading

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The Future of Work: Freelancing? When Did That Happen?

In today’s global environment there is considerable pressure on businesses to do more with less. Companies are looking for trustworthy talent at competitive rates, while wanting to create a flexible workforce that will allow them to scale up and down … Continue reading

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Year 6 English Lesson: Writing A Good-Quality Story

Overview Video of narrative linked to memories of World War 2 are studied. Focuses on flashbacks in developing writing. SATS are looming, so building independence and confidence is a key part of the lesson, whilst providing opportunities for extended writing. … Continue reading

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How IB Prepares Students: (A Way Forward For Chile?)

Ladies and gentlemen, everyone the world over knows that the present educational system in Chile has been found lacking in two key areas: equity and quality. The easiest area to remedy is the issue of equity. To remedy this, put … Continue reading

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