Category Archives: Video

Global Literacy with Heidi Hayes Jacobs

A short video with Heidi Hayes Jacobs talking about the necessity of being globally literate. Links she mentions: Curriculum21 Hub Global Partnership Hub Mastering Global Literacy Book Pulitzer Center Projects…

Another Glimpse in the Classroom: Annotated Circle Share Out of Book Reading

Another glimpse into the classroom! Previous video clips: Socratic Seminar & Backchanneling, Visible Thinking Routine: Chalk Talk, Mystery Skype Call, Collaborate & Curate In the spirit of opening up classroom…

Visible Thinking Routine in Action: Chalk Talk

We are fortunate to have a Visible Thinking Routine (VTR) expert at our school. Claire Arcenas, our MS/HS Physical Education teacher, previously a third grade classroom teacher who has done…

Be the Fly on the Wall: Mystery Skype

There can never be enough examples from the classroom to share. The benefits are many, from creating a ripple effect  of digitally documenting and sharing to a glimpse in someone else’s classroom by…

Building Content Knowledge: Collaborate and Curate

Mark Engstrom. 8th grade Geography teacher and Assistant Principal at Graded- The American School of São Paulo, has redesigned his entire course. Students move through the modules of this blended…