After a short hiatus, and well deserved break, our teams are back at it! We have been observing educators, diligently working on our lesson plans, and developing culturally responsive resources. While we still have a lot of work to do, but we have come a very long way! To date we have completed the following: Lesson plans … More We’re back!
For our meeting, we were asked to develop two physics lessons that incorporated computational thinking and would elicit students making skills. Initially when we were given the assignment I was feeling a little bit of anxiety around the open-endedness of the task. As a physics teacher, I design lessons on a daily basis but I am … More 3.5.16-Teacher Consultant
Picture this; you’re asked to design something, anything, that incorporates Computational Thinking and Physics. You approach a table and you see the following: Your first thought may be the same as mine …”Ummm…ok.” Now, I’ve been a high school teacher for eight years, teaching all levels of Physics. I’ve been exposed to a wide … More 1.30.16-Teacher Consultant