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Elementary Digital Magic

What happens when you invite film maker¬†Rich Hoffman to help Primary Circle and First Grade students make stop animation films? You get a kind of magic tailor-made for our youngest learners for whom the world is a wondrous place for … Continue reading

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From Learning to Doing with The New Jim Crow

This summer all 11th and 12th grade history students read the New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander. Each history class incorporated discussions and activities related to the book in the first few weeks of school. Joseph Daniels shared with me … Continue reading

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Flipped Curriculum

By Jon Kimmel,¬† Middle School Math, History & Film Teacher Several of us went to hear Eric Mazur talk to an ADVIS gathering on January 19 at Malvern Prep. Mazur is a Physics professor at Harvard who has become fashionable … Continue reading

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