Purposeful Reflection
Jun03

Purposeful Reflection

By: Mike Kaufman, Carol Morgan School, Dominican Republic  According to Cathryn Berger Kaye, in her article Meaningful Reflection, a Practical Approach, reflection can be informative, generative, or at its most powerful, transformative. Her work here focuses on how to integrate meaningful reflection into your classroom for your students. Reflection does play an important role in student learning and should be a integral part of all...

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Process With Paper and Pencil, Produce With Technology
Apr29

Process With Paper and Pencil, Produce With Technology

By: Michael Paul Bland Kaufman, Carol Morgan School, Dominican Republic I sat on a Q&A teacher panel a few weeks back during a high school staff meeting about the upcoming expansion of our school’s Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program. A few teachers questioned, the same question that has come along at every step of our school’s journey to a full 6-12 implementation of BYOD, what is the balance between paper and pencil...

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Improving Parent Conferences with Technology and a Focus on Process
Apr26

Improving Parent Conferences with Technology and a Focus on Process

By Jason Deehan, Carol Morgan School, Dominican Republic My middle school colleagues, especially Mike Kaufman and I, recently decided to revamp student-led conferences (again!). This quarter, we introduced technology and changed the overall focus of the meeting. Our school became fully BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) this year so we decided to have the students showcase their growing proficiency in academic technology by involving their...

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