Investing in Professional Development for Technology and Inquiry-Based Learning

>>Tonya: I grew up here at Hartville. I moved here in third grade and I graduated here.>>We are kind of your traditional small town. We’ve got our square with the courthouse on it. We’ve got old buildings that have been around since the Civil War era.>>When I first came in the classroom I was one…

Singapore’s 21st-Century Teaching Strategies (Education Everywhere Series)

>>Adrian: I think it is important to make school fun. And when school is fun, you don’t get kids waking up in the morning and saying, “Do I have to come to school again?” So we embrace technology, because it helps us make learning more engaging. I believe that when kids are engaged, when kids…

Oracy in the Classroom: Strategies for Effective Talk

>>Teacher: Put your hand up if someone in your family comes from somewhere else in the world and has come to live in London. Could you turn to the person next to you and have a discussion about this talking point?>>Student: I think Stratford is a better place to live because they’re not against anyone…

Using Video for Professional Development

– Because of professional development at Kettle Moraine, teachers have the skills and the tools that they need to really meet the needs of all of our students. Everyone is working towards creating a culture of growth, and taking risks to interact and engage with their class as a whole. At Kettle Moraine, we have…