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The 2015 Martin Institute Conference:  Call for Proposals!

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Martin Institute Conference 2015: Heart and Soul of Teaching

Martin Institute Conference 2015: Heart and Soul of Teaching

The Heart & Soul of Teaching: Martin Institute Conference 2015 MICON15 About Speakers Schedule Location & Travel Info Register June 9–10, 2015 Memphis...

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Dec 16th, 2014

Learning Seminar: Instructional Design with Data in Mind - Register Now!

Learning Seminar: Instructional Design with Data in Mind - Register Now!

Register Now Friday, February 20, 2015 8:30–2:00 $50 How can we leverage technology to listen to the learners in your classroom? How can we collect data that informs instructional decisions? This workshop explores fo...

By:  - avatar Laura Dearman

Nov 21st, 2014

The 2015 Martin Institute Conference:  Call for Proposals!

The 2015 Martin Institute Conference: Call for Proposals!

"Heart and Soul of Teaching" June 9-10 Click here to submit a proposal! The theme of the 2015 Martin Institute Conference is "Heart and Soul of Teaching." This annual event will be held on June 9th and 10th at Presbyteri...

By:  - avatar Laura Dearman

Nov 11th, 2014

Learning Seminar:  STEM Lessons that Engage and Excite - Register Now!

Learning Seminar: STEM Lessons that Engage and Excite - Register Now!

Register Now Friday, January 23, 2015 8:30–2:00 $50 Creating curriculum that meets standards while providing deep learning, engagement, and meaning is a challenge. Kate Ayers of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital w...

By:  - avatar Laura Dearman

Oct 27th, 2014

Film Series: Lessons from the Real World - Saturday, November 15

Film Series: Lessons from the Real World - Saturday, November 15

“Lessons from the Real World is an hour-long film your local board of education, PTA, and teachers should watch. It shows what school can be. Should be. Every member of Congress should be required to watch this film....

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Oct 13th, 2014

Making Thinking Visible - A Martin Institute Learning Seminar - Oct 24

Making Thinking Visible - A Martin Institute Learning Seminar - Oct 24

Sign up for "Making Thinking Visible" on October 24!   What does “making thinking visible” mean? How do you know if students understand the material? What routines can you use in your classroom to show the thinking of ...

By:  - avatar Laura Dearman

Sep 6th, 2014

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Writers' Workshop: I think we're hooked

Writers' Workshop: I think we're hooked

As my placement at New Hope Christian Academy continues, I'm loving the opportunity to work with Ms. Hinesley's fifth grade class's Writers' Workshop. I'm thinking we're hooked!

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Jan 15th, 2015

"No Wonder Grown Ups Don't Grow Up Any More"

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With the start of an eight-week placement at New Hope Christian Academy in Frayser, Bailey and Kara are challenged to embrace unhurriedness in the classroom and out.

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Dec 18th, 2014

December Newsletter

December Newsletter

News about upcoming Learning Seminars and our upcoming Summer Conference.

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Dec 1st, 2014

The Ebb and Flow of Good Instruction

The Ebb and Flow of Good Instruction

It’s fluffy, it’s ambiguous, it’s uncontrolled. It’s a leap of faith; it’s all-in commitment. 

By:  - avatar Kara Jones

Nov 17th, 2014

The 2015 Martin Institute Conference:  Call for Proposals!

The 2015 Martin Institute Conference: Call for Proposals!

"Heart and Soul of Teaching" June 9-10 Click here to submit a proposal! The theme of the 2015 Martin Institute Conference is "Heart and Soul of Teaching." This annual event will be held on June 9th and 10th at Presbyteri...

By:  - avatar Laura Dearman

Nov 11th, 2014

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