- Enough With The School Projects! - Wired's GeekDad blog makes a good point about teachers giving projects that focus too much on art and creativity and not enough on content. The article, written from a parent's perpsective, offers a lot more fodder for thoughtful discussion.
- WatchKnow - Helping Educators Find Videos That Students Can Watch to Know More [@The Innovative Educator] - A review of an interesting new website that collects and categorizes educational videos.
- Online Grading: Treat-- or Trick? - Nancy Flanagan of Teacher in a Strange Land makes the case that giving parents instant online access to student grades can be either pointless or endlessly frustrating for teachers.
- Selections from the instructions for the 18th World Puzzle Championship [@The Number Warrior] - An interesting challenge for you or your students!
- Keep Swimming, Friends - Sup Teach? feels your pain as the countdown to Thanksgiving begins!
Friday, November 6, 2009
Tags: five for friday
Yes, my weary friends, we're only a few short weeks away from Thanksgiving. You're in the home stretch now! You can do it!
at 8:00 AM