Teacher spends two days as a student and is shocked at what she learns

Amazing blog! Wow. After years of teaching, this article brought me back to realization on some things I often hissed about when I was a counselor!

Sacred Heart Greenwich Middle School Faculty Blog

October 24, 2014

Do teachers really know what students go through? To find out, one teacher followed two students for two days  and was amazed at what she found. Her report is in  following post, which appeared on the blog of Grant Wiggins, the co-author of “Understanding by Design” and the author of “Educative Assessment” and numerous articles on education. A high school teacher for 14 years, he is now the president of Authentic Education,  in Hopewell, New Jersey, which provides professional development and other services to schools aimed at improving student learning.  You can read more about him and his work at the AE site.

Wiggins initially posted the piece without revealing the author. But the post became popular on his blog and he…

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