Tag Archives: WestCAST 2012

Student Teachers – Top Ten Problems

For those of you who missed Dr. John Poulsen’s presentation at the WestCAST conference this past week, I thought I would share with you his top ten list of skills that student teachers should demonstrate if they are going to … Continue reading

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Understanding by Design

At WestCAST this past week, I attending two sessions where I was introduced to the idea of backward design.  I had never heard of this method for planning lessons so I headed to the used book store in Mac Hall … Continue reading

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WestCAST 2012 Workshop

Today my friend Liz and I presented a workshop at WestCAST on “No more boring spelling worksheets!”  This was the first time either of us had presented at a conference so it provided a great opportunity to share some of our … Continue reading

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