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School IS NOT Canceled

By Trevor Muir / April 20, 2020 / Comments Off on School IS NOT Canceled

The Coronavirus cannot stop teachers and it cannot stop school.

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Note-Taking Methods We Need to Teach Our Students

By Trevor Muir / May 19, 2020 / Comments Off on Note-Taking Methods We Need to Teach Our Students

Note-taking isn’t just for review later on. It’s for enhancing the learning in the present.

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It’s Okay if Your Class is Sometimes Boring

By Trevor Muir / April 21, 2020 / Comments Off on It’s Okay if Your Class is Sometimes Boring

Students can be bored and still be engaged.

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Why Community Partners Need to be a Part of Your Classroom

By Trevor Muir / April 17, 2020 / Comments Off on Why Community Partners Need to be a Part of Your Classroom

I once had a dream to build an aquaponics garden in a greenhouse attached to my classroom. Aquaponics is a form of gardening that combines raising fish in tanks with traditional gardening.  In aquaponics, the nutrient-rich water (fish poop) from raising fish provides a natural fertilizer for the plants in the garden, which then help…

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Worksheets Are Not Teachers

By Trevor Muir / April 13, 2020 / Comments Off on Worksheets Are Not Teachers

Worksheets are for practice, but they are not teachers.

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If You Are Feeling Anxiety Right Now

By Trevor Muir / March 19, 2020 / Comments Off on If You Are Feeling Anxiety Right Now

We are in uncharted territory right now and there is an invitation to grow from it.

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Being a Teacher During a Crisis

By Trevor Muir / March 12, 2020 / Comments Off on Being a Teacher During a Crisis

During a crisis, our fear becomes our students’ fear. Our calm becomes their calm.

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Talent is Not Enough

By Trevor Muir / March 5, 2020 / Comments Off on Talent is Not Enough

Success is 20% talent and 80% grit. Simply put, being talented is not enough to be successful.

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10 Ways to Get Your Students’ Attention Without Raising Your Voice

By Trevor Muir / February 21, 2020 / Comments Off on 10 Ways to Get Your Students’ Attention Without Raising Your Voice

Clap twice if you can hear me.

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This is What Project Based Learning Really Is

By Trevor Muir / February 20, 2020 / Comments Off on This is What Project Based Learning Really Is

Let’s get the cat out of the bag right away: the term ‘Project Based Learning’ can carry some baggage.

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