Guided Reading At The Bathroom Door?!

My teaching partner, Paula, and I are all for supporting unconventional learning environments. We also believe that mistakes happen, and opportunities to learn from those mistakes, are so important. Strangely enough, both of these beliefs intersected this past week. As … Continue reading

You Want To Get Started With Coding? Figure Out How To Walk To The Bathroom Or Sink!

Setting up a classroom this year is a bit like a puzzle. I cannot tell you the amount of time that Paula and I spent measuring out desks and tables, moving furniture around, and problem solving as part of the … Continue reading

From The Bathroom To The Bus: How Do We Capitalize On Non-Traditional Learning Spaces?

I remember earlier this year when Stew, a teacher in our Board, made this comment to me: “Aviva, I feel as though you can find the learning in just about anything.” I’d like to hope that I can. I think … Continue reading