I've discovered that is the beauty of our class. On the first day, I explained that this is a different type of class. None of us is smarter than the collective room is. We all have different abilities and that it is going to take the collective smarts of all of us to make all of us successful. The old adage that the room is smarter than any of us.
This really hit home with many of my students who are not as academically strong as some of the other students.
Yesterday, I witnessed an amazing triumph for two of my academic
I was going through Google Docs and Chromebooks with the class and a couple of my academically strong students were really struggling to grasp what I was explaining. Without me saying anything, two of my academic
Not only did this provide an avenue for the academically weak students to share their knowledge, but the smile on their faces after they realized that they have a better handle on the skills
The other important part of that is that the academic
This course really does give all students an opportunity to be teachers, learners and support for one another!