"Fitting In" PBL

Regularly, teachers tell me that they don’t feel as though they have time for project-based learning (PBL). While they like the idea in theory, they can’t see a way to realistically “fit it in” with their curriculum given constraints of time,...

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie?

You may wonder what’s up with the sleeping dog. That’s Maddie. It’s really quite the story. She doesn’t usually sleep. In the spring of 2005, Mike – my husband – said I could have a puppy. I looked at Petfinder for weeks. Finally, I...