Markham T&L Blog

May 21, 2019

For years I have said I am a Lazy Teacher. By this I don’t mean that I don’t spent hours planning and developing resources. I mean that in my classroom I want to be working less than my students. Instead of standing at the front of the room imparting my wisdom to my classes, usually I can be found s...

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...

August 31, 2017

ICTEvangelist has put together a post with a brief introduction to five tools that teachers can use to administer low stakes quizzes in their classrooms. He has put together an excellent image which you can see below, or you can read the full post here:

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