Markham T&L Blog

November 15, 2017

Silver Arrows?

It’s very hard to change your practice.  We’re all so busy, very often it is difficult to create space to fully explore a set of ideas and to deliberately adapt our teaching routines to absorb something new.  At the same time, we’re often bombarded with initiatives and issues to addres...

November 7, 2017

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Retrieval practice is a strategy to help improve learning. In it's simplest form, it is the task of bringing information that is in your memory to mind. It is a particularly useful strategy for students to use when studying, but is also one that we as tea...

November 1, 2017

Google Docs is a very powerful suite of software, and there are many great uses in the classroom. The real power over the more traditional Microsoft office package is the ability to collaborate in live time. Here I share one way I have started to use Google Docs in my class. All you need is a laptop...

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