Our Kindergarten Promise

Building Community One of the first tasks of the new school year is establishing a sense of connection, safety, comfort, and understanding of the norms within the learning community. While Continue Reading →

10 Blended Lesson Design Tips

One of the unique challenges of educators right now is the need to design lessons that can be adapted for implementation in a variety of learning models. Teachers are tasked Continue Reading →

Organizing Learning and Teaching Beyond the Classroom

As we write this post in the middle of June, the school year is coming to a close or already complete and in the books! We can imagine the various Continue Reading →

Our Reflection on Equity

This post is a reflection of our work, in acknowledgement of the racial inequalities that are still present in the US. We are disheartened by the death of George Floyd Continue Reading →

Playing in the Snow!

One of the greatest gifts we can give young children as we introduce them to technology is the ability to work side by side and imagine the impossible.  As Christine Continue Reading →

Correlating Wonders from Teachers AND Coaches

#InnovatingPlay came over to play with #TosaChat during their Twitter chat that was moderated by Nyree Clark. During the chat, participants reflected and answered questions that revolved around the cycle Continue Reading →

Making Learning Visible Through Block Play

 Making Connections We have had an ongoing class collaboration since October. The ongoing piece came AFTER some natural opportunities of connection. Jessica’s class joined Christine’s class in playing Guess Continue Reading →

Bringing #GAfE4Littles and #InnovatingPlay Together

Magical things can happen when learners come together and play! Play holds the power to make connections, share ideas, explore possibilities, and discover each other.  Something magical happened when the Continue Reading →