Teaching and learning from preschoolers.
Monday, November 20, 2017
All Wise People Change Their Minds
"Discovering truth will make me free." ~Mister Rogers One of my mother's favorite sayings is &q...
Friday, November 17, 2017
When I first saw the boy sitting on a plastic truck at the top of the concrete slope, I felt the urge to put a stop t...
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Where They Are The Experts
Last week I wrote a piece about what is popularly referred to as "loose parts," or what I prefer to call &q...
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
When Democracy Suffers
I'm weary of hearing about "STEM," the popular acronym for "science, technology, engineering, and m...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
A Reaction In My Soul
I'm familiar with the best known pedagogical approaches out there, not expert, but at least reasonably well-read....
Monday, November 13, 2017
Where Worksheets Are Always Optional
My heart goes out to all those preschoolers who are today and every day being compelled to do stuff, not because it...
Friday, November 10, 2017
"You Just Teach Silly Things"
He said, "Teacher Tom, you should teach us things. You never teach us anything, just silly things." I answ...
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