Interview and Discussion as Assessment (some thoughts)

I am officially on holiday and here is something I keep thinking about... In our last week of the school year, as we were wrapping up our inquiries into sharing the planet, waste, and human impacts of other living things, we had a chance to hold a Skype interview with Angela Haseltine Pozzi the founder …

The “Pop Stick Method”: equitable or just cold-calling?

Years ago, I was introduced to the idea of having a cup of pop sticks, you know the one,  with each of my student's name on it, ready to go in my classroom.  This is a super common technique used in classrooms.  It is an alternative to having students raise their hands to share.  At …