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3 Success Skills…

Along with being an Arborist, I am a science teacher. I believe in putting students on the path to success and not only teach the science curriculum, but also “life lessons” that will help students to succeed in all their … Continue reading

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Do The Results of Test Scores mean that America is no Longer Great?

As a follow up to my post on test scores, and the qualities a test can and can not measure, here is a great article by Diane Ravitch discussing America’s greatness, regardless of standardized test scores. Anyone who seriously believes … Continue reading

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Important Things that are Not Measured by a Test

This graphic shows a lot of skills and qualities that I try to “teach” my students – yet most of these are NOT measured by a standardized test. Good teaching creates a climate of success and opportunity in the classroom … Continue reading

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