Embracing a New School Year

As educators prepare to head back into the classroom, many of us are finding that we are faced with a mix of the familiar excitement and anticipation that we have Continue Reading →

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#InnovatingPlay Moderates #TLAP

“By blending technology in education with a mindful approach, integrating it seamlessly rather than putting the tool at the forefront, we allow the students’ experiences to take center stage.” (Innovating Continue Reading →

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PUBLISHED!!!! Innovating Play Book Release

THE. DAY. IS. FINALLY. HERE!!!!! Our Innovating Play book is officially published and available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble! Words can’t describe how excited we are about this moment Continue Reading →

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Redefining Routines for Small Group and Independent Learning

Preserving Instructional Practices In the past, we used our Playing with Words centers in Google slides to communicate to the children which center they would be engaging in during our Continue Reading →

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Connected Play for Hybrid or Remote Learning Models

What is Connected Play in the Classroom? Connected Play is a time dedicated to play-based experiences which create a sense of safety, stimulate natural interest, and foster the development of Continue Reading →

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Supporting Families with Remote Learning

Getting ready for learning at home with little ones means more than charging your computer. While screen time may be a necessary part of communicating and documenting learning experiences, hands-on Continue Reading →

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Innovating Play Book Cover Reveal

We are SUPER EXCITED to reveal the cover of our Innovating Play book!! The cover not only turned out absolutely adorable, but it also visually represents the heart and mindset Continue Reading →

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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 →

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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 →

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We Were on The Shake Up Learning Show!

Learners take in information and experiences in different ways.  Teachers are learners too! Some teachers connect with the specific resources offered on social media for inspiration.  Some educators love to Continue Reading →

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