Raise Your Hand, Answer the Question, and Keep Your Voice Down

Reflections from a 5th Grade teacher…

I think I should come up with some sort of mind wandering scale for my deep work, because today was tough. I kept thinking about other stuff as I was reading about the wonders of child psychology! Let’s try to get to the reading first. There were a few specifcis that I remember from today, …

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Phew! That was pretty tiring.. I do not know what it had more to do with, the taxing deep work of reading Piaget, or the fact that my daughter did not sleep well last night, which equals daddy didn’t sleep well last night!  I think it has more to do with the former.  Well, this …

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I have started on a path called Deep Work that I ran across one day.  My first order of business was to try and think of what kind of Deep Work I could do, as an educator, and it occurred to me that a definition, possibly too simplistic, of Deep Work could be “anything the …

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