#worldgeochat Recap: Nov 7, 2017

This week’s chat was one of my favorite chats in recent memory. The energy and enthusiasm that participants shared their thoughts and perspectives, in addition to some great resources, was so incredibly balanced during the hour that I found it myself beaming with renewed energy for geography at the end of #worldgeochat. Let’s begin. I … Continue reading #worldgeochat Recap: Nov 7, 2017

#worldgeochat Recap: October 24, 2017 Halloween edition

This week was saw a slightly more laid back and intimate chat. After drinking from the firehose of resources the week before it was nice to slow down a little bit and engage in longer discussion threads. The #worldgeochat crew decided to tackle questions involving holidays and how they are discussed and taught in the … Continue reading #worldgeochat Recap: October 24, 2017 Halloween edition

The Grind

The start of the school year comes with such a rush of energy that is a floodgate opened after a heavy rain. Ideas that have been percolating for the entire summer are finally able to be put into practice. Student organization charts, seating plans, introductory lessons, engaging flipped or blended learning. The first few weeks … Continue reading The Grind