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What Needs To Happen To Change The Way We Educate?

Peter Hostrawser has been teaching high school students for nearly two decades. He’s seen firsthand, in his own life and in the lives of his students, the way the classroom system kills their drive for learning while simultaneously leaving them completely unprepared for the world. He’s using his unique position as an insider to the …

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Praxis Wednesday Notes: How To Make The Most Of Your Current Job

I’m intense. I’m like a circus fire! Johnny Roccia Recognizing that the job/position/role/company/etc. I’m currently in will not be the job/position/role/company/etc. I’m in forever frames my current work in a different light. I don’t only want to do well, but I want to do well in a way that helps me launch off to the …

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Why Does The Chance I’ll Meet A Big Goal Go Down The More People I Tell?

…Consider a student who has started an assigned math task with the intention to successfully solve the required addition problems. During the process, this student may construe the intention as being to demonstrate mathematical skills, and this conceptually broader intention may also be reached by solving subtraction problems (i.e., by substitute activities). Ovsiankina and Mahler …

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