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#DitchSummit: The FREE Netflix of online professional learning

Binge on FREE #DitchSummit video presentations in December A Guest Post by Matt Miller What if you had access to a sort of Netflix for really good online professional development? You know, not boring videos of stuff that you’ll never use, but practical ideas. Inspiration. Plug and play activities you can use in class tomorrow. And from speakers you KNOW… Read More »#DitchSummit: The FREE Netflix of online professional learning

5 Minutes a Day: The Ditch That Textbook Podcast

5 Minutes a Day: The Ditch That Textbook Podcast Guest blog post by Matt Miller from Ditch That Textbook What if you could get a little bit of inspiration — or a new idea for your classroom — out of your commute? What if you could turn walking your dog or washing the dishes into some interesting professional learning? If you’ve… Read More »5 Minutes a Day: The Ditch That Textbook Podcast

Ditch That Homework is OUT! Make homework obsolete

Ditch That Homework is OUT! Make homework obsolete Guest Blog Post by Matt Miller Research can’t prove it’s a best practice. It causes family conflict and stress. Plus, it widens the gap between the haves and the have nots. Homework is a habit we’ve kept in education for far too long, and it’s time for us to ditch it. Instead… Read More »Ditch That Homework is OUT! Make homework obsolete