This fall, I began teaching a class of 6th grade foundational mathematics. I’ll be chronicling my journey here on our blog.

September 22, 2017
Kailey Rhodes
In a recent whitepaper, I explored the landscape of OER and, in doing so, uncovered some misconceptions about the resource-sharing movement.
August 30, 2017
Kailey Rhodes
Thanks to Sunni Brown, I was able to host a visual note-taking “jam session” with my team to spark creativity and distill concepts.
June 8, 2017
Kailey Rhodes
The Maker Movement is all about options: what would you like to create? Explore different mediums for growing your own maker capacity.
April 14, 2017
Kailey Rhodes
#NSTA17 was full of ways to enrich the science classroom and advice from master teachers. And that advice has got me thinking...
April 7, 2017
Kailey Rhodes
One element of group work is often absent, and it’s not rubrics or peer reviews: it’s the lack of an explicit definition of what consensus looks like.
March 20, 2017
Kailey Rhodes
Tweet tweet! From the opening Keynote to the closing address, the sessions were abuzz with practical ways to be on the cutting-edge of teaching.
March 2, 2017
Kailey Rhodes
STEM is a lens, and the "A" in STEAM may be up for discussion. Read our top reflections about this feisty acronym!
February 8, 2017
Kailey Rhodes
"Opening Sponge,” “Challenge of the Day,” “Daily Warm-Up”... How do you engage students as they enter the room?
February 8, 2017
Kailey Rhodes