Archive for September 2015

Intentional Teaching Chart

What is it? A reflective tool used to analyze your teaching praxis and to use to guide collegial conversations about school-wide or grade level practices.The guiding question of this tool is “To what degree are the structures and practices implemented in my classroom matching my intentions in using them?” How is it done? In column 1,…

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Livin’ on Purpose

The purpose of life is a life of purpose.                                                      — Robert Byrnes   Finding our purpose. Being purpose-driven. It’s the 21st century thing. The new trend. Focus. Obsession. We’re all scrambling— running from workshop to workshop, seminar to sermon, book to book, coach to counselor to church. Maybe, just maybe we should all calm…

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