Excuses, excuses…

This all starts 10 years ago, when I was a pledge in a fraternity, my freshmen year of college. It was there that I picked up an axiom that I always recite back to my students and soccer players that has stuck with my since college. It was one of the …

Zappylab benchtools

Help Me Help My Students

Cut to the chase → Kickstarter for protocols.io/ZappyLab UPDATE: 56 hours left to go and the project is almost funded! During the last couple …

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ScienceOnline Together 2014

@Lalsox, here.  @Paleoromano and I just got back from ScienceOnline Together 2014 in Raleigh, NC.  After three intense days of discussions and …

Mid-term Progress Reports

We, here at Convergent Education, have been pretty busy.  Regrettably, not on this blog.  Lest you think we’ve been slacking (you know, …

Don’t Answer That!

“What’s the right answer?”
As a high school teacher, I hear this a lot. Basically every section, on every day, some student gets …

Science Teacher or Hoarder?

After six years of teaching in my current school, I am moving to Lawrence, KS to live with my wife. I love my …