In this episode, Dave reminds us about the power of a teacher.
Sorry about all of the "quotes" and "unquotes"...I was a little flustered and frustrated when recording this. I wanted to make a two hour podcast …
In this episode, Dave shares why it's important to eliminate labels in order to let creativity thrive.
In this episode, Dave shares how standards actually enhance engagement and don't compete with it.
In this episode, Dave discusses why lasting learning requires "doing".
In this episode, Dave explores what happens when we "let them go and let them grow."
In this episode, Dave shares why it is important to make practice fun.
In this episode, Dave discusses how to measure student learning and progress, not their compliance.
In this chapter, Dave discusses how we can help pick students up when they fall down.
In this chapter, Dave discusses why we need to eliminate our own arbitrary opinions on what is necessary. We need to focus more on the progress and less on the process.
In this episode, Dave shares Chapter 2- Be ready to have your thoughts challenged. This chapter actually caused Dave to be banned from two school …
In this episode, Dave reads Chapter 1 of his book, It's Like Riding a Bike, and challenges us all to make learning safe.
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In this episode, Dave reads the most debated and discussed section of his book, the introduction. When he says, "I don't care if my kids read." he can't really mean that...can he??? Find out here.
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In this episode, Dave reminds us all that the summer slide is not automatic. We can prevent it. It's all about the months BEFORE summer, not the months OF summer that impacts Lasting Learning.
In this episode Dave spends 10 minutes explaining how to really solve the teacher shortage...spoiler alert- it has nothing to do with money.
In this episode Dave discusses how to really solve the teacher shortage.
The ability to reflect is the secret sauce to becoming great.
The diet that all schools need
In this episode Dave discusses how we really decided what kids need to learn.
In this episode, Dave discusses why we have such a hard time maintaining momentum with initiatives and why we always chase the latest fad in education.
Decision making can be tricky as you try to change minds and challenge the status quo. In this episode, Dave addresses the question of how to disrupt the status quo.
In this episode Dave goes on a rant explaining why so many of the strategies designed to solve the teacher shortage problem actually make the problem …
In this week's episode we discuss a dirty word...assessment. Does it really have a place in education?
A sneak peek into Dave’s latest article for AMLE
In this episode we explore why we need to work more on supporting teachers and less on circumventing them.
What should really drive instruction and assessment?
This week we explore the need to teach and model skills for life.
In this episode, Dave will examine three different yet related concepts and share his take on how best to address assessment, standards, and engagement.
Sorry in advance for the poor audio, but the words from Laura Coker were just too good to delete. You may have a hard time hearing Dave, but in this episode, Laura is the one bringing the truth. Enjoy!!!
In this episode we learn some easy to implement strategies to actually help us focus on the process of learning so that it can last.
In this episode we discuss how we can reframe failing as overcoming.
The latest episode of Lasting Learning. Exploring the power of momentum.
Why use the metaphor of riding a bike? What does that have to do with teaching?
Today on Lasting Learning we explore ARBITRARY timelines and how our own experience often drive us to define what "should be" instead of letting us …
The very first episode of Lasting Learning! Who is Dave Schmittou? What is Lasting Learning?