The Honest Truth…

February 5, 2018

Well… in true marathon style, I pooped my pants. I was moving and grooving and then some unsettling bubbles started bursting inside, and I knew the inevitable trip-up was coming. However, I am not going to let a little crap get in the way of my TrickleEDU mission. I set out to post every day, and life has made that…

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Badges, Learner Behaviors, Soft Skills

How Can You Capture Student Learner Behaviors Outside of the Report Card?

October 28, 2015

I have had the¬†privilege¬†of coaching teachers and administrators¬†throughout our district for two and a half years, and by far the most frequent question that I have heard lately is around documenting, reporting, and communicating about learner behaviors without tying them to the letter or standards-based grade. I’ve been challenged with this because as a classroom teacher, I had a “participation”…

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