Principal’s Blog –
Jamal El-Rafih – Ogden Campus
Friday Focus! October 30, 2015 “Tell me, and I forget. Show me, and I may remember. Involve me, and I will understand.” Chinese proverb All people smile in the same language. (Adams & Johnson, 1997)
Friday Focus! October 23, 2015 To provide a knowledge-centered classroom environment, attention must be given to what is taught, why it is taught, and what competence or mastery looks like.(Bransford, Brown, & Cocking, 2000, p.
Friday Focus! October 16, 2015 “We need to be the change we want to see happen. We are the leaders we have been waiting for.” Mohandis K. Gandhi Over the last few weeks, Ms. Jacob
Friday Focus! October 9, 2015 The most basic way teachers have to stimulate interactive thinking and learning in the classroom is through the use of questions. (Rice & Taylor, 2000) As a classroom teacher, I
Friday Focus! September 25, 2015 “Nothing you do for children is ever wasted. They seem not to notice us, hovering, averting our eyes, and they seldom offer thanks, but what we do for them is
Friday Focus! September 18 Educators who believe in effort-based ability believe that all students can do rigorous academic work at high standards, even if they are far behind academically and need a significant amount of