Student Engagement/ Teaching Models

Montessori Makerspace Fusion

Maria Montessori’s Philosophy Re-imagined in the Makerspace Movement Maria Montessori, one of the first female doctors in Italy, created her first school, Casa Dei Bambini, in 1907. She built her educational philosophy from years of study and careful observation of… Read More ›

News or Not

Fake News and K-12 Information Literacy: Following the November 2016 Presidential election, there was great concern about fake news on Facebook and in Google searches. And then, in what seemed to be perfect timing, a Stanford group released the study “Evaluating Information:… Read More ›

Poetry Slam Success

I put the professional development list at the bottom of the page. I meant to share this with you a couple of months ago. In April, I wrote an article for School Library Connection. In the article, I reflected on some… Read More ›