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Episode 5 – March Madness: Assessment Madness

Follow Oklaed the Podcast on: Podcast Hosts and where to find us on Twitter: Erin Barnes: twitter.com/ebarnes73 Scott Haselwood: twitter.com/teachfromhere Who hosted the #oklaed chat and where to find them on Twitter: Guest Moderators from #COLchat: Culture of Learning that happens on alternate Mondays 8:00CST catch them next on March …

OklaSaid – The #Oklaed Podcast

OklaSaid – The #Oklaed Podcast Thank you for listening to OklaSaid – The #Oklaed Podcast! We are glad you are here! This podcast will be updated weekly after each #oklaed chat. Topics will vary, as the topics of #oklaed vary.  We welcome you every Sunday at 8:00 p.m. CST for …

Episode 3 – Challenge Yourself

Follow Oklaed the Podcast on: Podcast Hosts and where to find us on Twitter: Erin Barnes: twitter.com/elynnlll Scott Haselwood: twitter.com/teachfromhere Who hosted the #oklaed chat and where to find them on Twitter: @Teachfromhere Overview of chat topic Topic: Challenge Yourself – Read Scott’s Blog here. 108 Participants 684 Unique Tweets Quick …

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5, 4, 3, 2, 1….And We Are Off!

What has been your ONE big struggle during this school year? Managing my time between school work, course work, and family.  This has been really hard. Share TWO accomplishments that you are proud of from this school year? I am getting ready to start my first big time research project …

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Despair and Hope in Education

Okeducation Truths and Rob Miller threw out the challenge – I am picking it up.  Reasons for despair and hope in education. Why Despair Its hard to be a teacher.  Working to reach every student every day is very difficult.  It can be like wrangling cats – these students seem …

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Your Story!

In the middle of working on some final drafts of papers – I find myself back to a topic that I have blogged about before.  Take 12 minutes to watch this video from Moore Public Schools: As of this writing on December 6, 2015 around noon, it has been viewed …

An Open Letter to the Oklahoma House of Representatives

Ladies and Gentlemen, There are three senate bills that I would like to encourage you to add to your session before the deadline to do so passes.  SB 708 eliminates any end of instruction exams that are not federally mandated.  The amount of school time that is lost due to all …

My Bucket List

Taking a break from thoughts on education…. Here is my bucket list, order not important! Run the Oklahoma City Marathon – I was sitting in my car at the University of Central Oklahoma studying for a test in Adolescent Psychology when it sounded like a lightening bolt hit right behind …

5 Things We Need to Quit Pretending About Education

I saw a tweet from Wes Fryer that got me thinking – so here they come in no particular order… We need to quit pretending schools have to be so so unequal.  It should not matter if you live in the suburbs or are living in the inner city, every student has …

Lots of Ideas for OTA/Encyclomedia 2015!!

I love sharing with other teachers, its one of the top things that I love about teaching and especially why I love conferences – good ones, like OTA/Encyclomdia.  Teachers have the opportunity to grow in their craft, to learn new things, get new ideas, have a-ha moments, and share extraordinary …

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