Kindling, Campfires or Candles?

Kindling, Campfires or Candles?

My Early Days as a Teacher When I first started teaching some 12 years ago (before I had grey hair), I thought I knew everything there was to know.  I was confident, overly enthusiastic and woefully unprepared for what would happen the minute I stepped foot in the...
Want authentic PBL? Take students to the farm!

Want authentic PBL? Take students to the farm!

The Dead Pig  At about 7:43 in the morning the pig keeled over and died. Five students exchanged looks, dumbfounded.  Was it the feed? They were careful about concocting just the right mixture of feeder and natural compost. It was the same feed they had used since the...