8 Simple Ways To Make Teachers Feel Appreciated

8 Simple Ways To Make Teachers Feel Appreciated

8 Simple Ways To Make Teachers Feel Appreciatedcontributed by Anne DavisThe best administrators already work hard to ensure that their teachers are not just happy and content but well-supported and respected.Appreciated.A lot of this can be reduced to making teacher...
How Much Freedom Should A Teacher Have?

How Much Freedom Should A Teacher Have?

How Much Freedom Should A Teacher Have?by Grant Wiggins, Ed.DEd note: On May 26, 2015, Grant Wiggins passed away. Grant was tremendously influential on TeachThought’s approach to education, and we were lucky enough for him to contribute his content to our site....
4 Key Takeaways From “What School Could Be”

4 Key Takeaways From “What School Could Be”

4 Key Takeaways From “What School Could Be”by Drew Perkins, Director of TeachThought PDI first met Ted Dintersmith a few years ago in a meeting in downtown Louisville, KY (TeachThought is located in Louisville) to which I was invited to discuss innovation...
5 Reasons Why PBL May Not Be Working At Your School

5 Reasons Why PBL May Not Be Working At Your School

5 Reasons Why PBL May Not Be Working At Your Schoolby Drew Perkins, Director of TeachThought PDIs the project-based learning happening, but not working?You’ve read the books, liked and retweeted the tweets, listened to the podcasts, drank the Kool-Aid, and brought...