Inch by Inch, Row by Row

Sam Chapin of Deerfield Academy (Massachusetts) plans a class like nurturing a garden, in which questions are the water, prior knowledge is the soil, and the content is the fertilizer for student growth.  See more in the image below.


Always thinking, always planning

Mary Eldredge-Sandbo from Des-Lacs Burlington High School (North Dakota) shows how planning happens all the time.  It’s about reflection–on one’s own, with colleagues, online–and lessons percolate out from and during all these experiences.  See the image for more detail.