links for 2009-09-18

  • Using the iPod Touches was particularly motivating for the students – they were absolutely determined to find out the meanings, they were eager to write the characters correctly so the dictionary would be able to find the definitions, and they were great at helping each other and making suggestions for ways of writing the characters.
  • purpose here is practice not policy. I'm leaving NCLB and charter schools to the wonks and 'wizes. (For the most part.) This blog goes out to the classroom grinders, to the teachers handling the tough classrooms. Let's figure out how to make this job better and easier.
    (tags: math blog)