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Three Great Books to Read Aloud to Your Tweens & Teens (Yes, you heard right)

CJ Westerberg, 12.20.2014

Interesting that two of these three recommendations have to do with a teacher . . .

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Riffing good stories

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Ten To-Do's for Young People to Consider

CJ Westerberg, 12.16.2014

#1 - Build a "Personal Board of Directors"

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Mind Overload! from Technology & "Societal Exhaustion"

CJ Westerberg, 12.16.2014

Mindfulness: "I've seen it transform classrooms . . . "

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EcoTherapy: "You're gonna look at some trees" - Video :)

CJ Westerberg, 12.12.2014

Truth in Humor ---- It's come to this, folks

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"It's Disengagement, Stupid"

CJ Westerberg, 12.11.2014

The 10 Essential Rules for Engagement

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21st Century Skills: A "thorny problem" in the classroom

CJ Westerberg, 12.08.2014

. . . .most high schools' science "experiments" are really "demonstrations," because they are "rigged" for the right answer, thereby disqualifying them as true experiments where outcomes are unknown.

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Touche' on Testing

CJ Westerberg, 12.07.2014

"But 'broadening assessment' should be part of a larger teaching perspective that enables students . . . " -Ellliot Seif, former professor, Temple University

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NEW POST: Does your high school promote clique culture?

CJ Westerberg, 11.19.2014

"You see us as you want to see us... "

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Chinese Super Schools?

CJ Westerberg, 11.09.2014

"No one, after 12 years of Chinese education, has any chance to receive a Nobel prize, even if he or she went to Harvard, Yale, Oxford or Cambridge for college . . ." Yong Zhao

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