READING BOOT CAMP is a highly effective RTI reading program! Building on the fundamental belief "ALL STUDENTS ARE GIFTED", the goal is to lift ALL students' ACADEMIC READING SKILLS by using evidence-based "Socratic" methods, teaching all students as adroit learners, having fun, setting S.M.A.R.T. goals, and differentiating through scaffolding and cooperative learning. RBC has 15 years of AMAZING results; the accelerated RTI program improves reading growth by one-two years in just 20 days.
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Common Core is Common Sense?
What is the counter or workaround to the clumsy Common Core unveiling? Retreating from a liberal arts education and the common sense, Socratic thinking that goes with it. Many find the pedagogical precepts foolish.
A book that will inspire thinking, invite conversation, and help educators survive the problems with Common Core and School Reform!
Sixty plus years of adroit, timeless common sense advice that has helped millions of people find success in their classrooms, businesses and personal lives. "it changed my life" Warren Buffet "It's helped me immeasurably in life. I think everyone should read it" Jenny Colgan.
A book I have neglected to read again the last few years, a book that always recharges my mind and explodes my curiosity?
“Any fool can criticize, complain, and condemn—and most fools do. But it takes character and self-control to be understanding and forgiving.”