Category Archives: Time

Data collection from TSA…Can we transfer to school?

Here’s the final product right before the TSA representative collected it from me: So, there is an error. Could I use this picture to offer our learners an opportunity for error analysis? Could this picture be used to discuss communication … Continue reading

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In an “I can …” culture: Embracing “What if” and “Yet

My previous post, Spreading an “I can …” culture: Aware, Enable, Empower, has generated genuinely great questions. What if they can’t, Jill? Really, what if they can’t say “I can…” at the end of the unit? Math is so easy, Jill.  Can we … Continue reading

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Time, accuracy, speed, & precision

Her name was Mrs. Hughes.  I can still hear her: F … F … J … J … F … F … J … J. Time, accuracy, speed, and precision were ultimately important in the typing class I took my … Continue reading

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Wait, Listen, and Learn – edu180atl: jill gough 9.9.11

We all strive to seize the teachable moment.  How often are we successful?  Today, armed with day two of my lesson plan, I had a choice to continue with the plan or move out of the way to allow student-driven learning.  We started … Continue reading

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Is Efficiency Without Understanding Efficient?

Time and meaning. How often do we hear the following? “I don’t have time to _____.”  “I can’t take the time to _____.” “If I do this, I won’t have time to _____.”  “I can’t believe they don’t understand _____.”  … Continue reading

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Is time a variable? Is learning a constant?

I think that I need some counseling – a reality check, if you will – about the meaning of:  Time is the variable and learning is the constant.  Is it true all of the time, some of the time, regularly … Continue reading

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