12 Things Every Modern Classroom Should Have

12 Things Every Modern Classroom Should Have

12 Things Every Modern Classroom Should Haveby Terry HeickEvery classroom is different—and that’s good because every student and teacher is, too.But are there any common elements that most/all classrooms should share? and more specifically, in a modern classroom?...
The Paradox Of The Modern Teacher

The Paradox Of The Modern Teacher

The Paradox Of The Modern Teacherby Terry Heick23 propositions in an attempt to etch out the paradox of the modern teacher.Teaching is just a word.As a word, it connotes the distribution of knowledge.Knowledge, as a word, connotes a blend of facts, perspectives, and...
The Right Way To Implement Essential Questions

The Right Way To Implement Essential Questions

by Grant Wiggins, Ph.D, AuthenticEducation.org Ed 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. Occasionally, we are...
Coverage Teaching Is A Kind Of Blindness

Coverage Teaching Is A Kind Of Blindness

Coverage Teaching Is A Kind Of Blindness by Grant Wiggins Ed 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....