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John Wooden - the man, his accomplishments, his life, and his legacy - is a gift to teachers trying to help students reach their full potential. By bringing John Wooden into the classroom teachers…Blog John Wooden's Corner 4 Likes
Are you required to create formal growth objectives for next year? Or are you simply interested in finding new ways to grow professionally regardless of whether or not you are required to have…Blog Set a Wayside Teaching Goal for Next School Y 5 Likes Go Beyond the Content: Creating a Curriculum… Our students need us to go beyond the content with them. (Read "The Case for Going Beyond the Content".) That doesn't mean the content is not important or that we don't do an amazing… Page Go Beyond the Content: Creating a Curriculum… 2 Likes Elective Choices for Freshmen After visiting a few schools that have freshman transition programs, I discovered that they offer about half the elective choices to their 9th graders than we do. The mindset is that too many choice… Discussion Elective Choices for Freshmen 1 Like Re-freshing Freshmen Hi Folks - I have not posted for quite a while. Here at Urbandale High School we are currently in our 8th year of a 9th Grade House / SLC project. And, while our results are quite well in general,… Discussion Re-freshing Freshmen 2 Likes Psychology Student Network
Since psychology is a very popular college major, I thought I'd post a link to Volume 2, Issue 1 (January, 2014) of the …Blog Psychology Student Network 2 Likes
Having recently joined the Freshman Transition Network and introducing myself here, Scott suggested…Blog Ninth-grade transitioning through our weekly 3 Likes
In the last week I have now found two awesome Facebook posts worth sharing from FTN member, Kaitlin Nelson.…Blog The Power of YET (Found on Facebook) 3 Likes
What's My Job? An Effective Career Orientation Program For Middle School Students
Are you looking for an…Blog What's My Job? An Effective Career Orientatio 2 Likes