When Will Richardson visited Finland he saw something that surprised him: “… the most surprising thing I heard in talking to teachers there is that they do not get evaluated. As in never. As in, no personal improvement goals, no alignment to test scores, no unannounced “visits” to monitor what’s happening in the classroom.” If you come […]Read more "“Teacher ‘Evaluation’ is soooo 1990s…”"
One of our High School students built a table. At least, he thought he had built a table… His table was the outcome of something called the Eagle Scout Project. It requires the kind of skills that you take with you through life: planning, developing, leading others, and demonstrating leadership in the service of the […]Read more "Sometimes a table is more than just a table…"