English language learners

Pearls of Wisdom for Second Grade English

flickr photo shared by buistbunch under a Creative Commons ( BY-NC-ND ) license Recently I noticed the above picture on Michael Buist’s Instagram account. I have watched Michael’s Instagram posts about pearls of wisdom, and I was always curious. This time I asked him if he had written a post about his pearls. Good timing.… Read more Pearls of Wisdom for Second Grade English

What is the Purpose of School?

Recently Oliver Schinkten asked the question, What is the purpose of school? (Read more provocative questions at #QinEd) I would love to hear some answers to this question. @JoyKirr @gallit_z @PaulSolarz @RobynThiessen @mrsdkrebs #QinEd pic.twitter.com/1dOZkBD0qH — Oliver Schinkten (@schink10) July 9, 2015 My first thought was that was a very big question. I believe the… Read more What is the Purpose of School?