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Put your cell phones away

January 10, 2014

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I love showing this video on my first day with new students.  I include it as part of my explanation of classroom procedures by saying something like this: I expect that when you are in this class, you will have your cell phone completely put away so that it’s not a distraction to you.  If […]

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Don’t Text In My Class

November 30, 2012

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We’ve got security cameras in my classroom since we have such expensive video equipment.  Sometimes these cameras capture footage that you might not want them to.

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If I Only Have a Hammer

December 19, 2011

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If I Only Have a Hammer

“If you only have a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.” -Abraham Harold Maslow I have spent a lot of time in the classroom. First as a student and more recently as a teacher. A few years ago I think I might have said that the time that I have spent […]

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