Goal: Seek Feedback from Your Learners

Welcome to Cycle 7 of The 30 Goals Challenge: Make it Meaningful! “It seems that teachers and students can be blithely, blissfully unaware that they have different interpretations for the things being said in class. Sooner or later though, they experience a rude shock.” – Easley and Zwoyer (1975) Goal: Seek feedback from your learners about how […]

Goal: Let Students Know You Care in a Letter

Welcome to Cycle 7 of The 30 Goals Challenge: Make it Meaningful! “Teachers affect eternity; no one can tell where their influence stops.” – Henry Brooks Adams Goal: Write a heartfelt letter addressed to your students letting them how much they impacted you this year or write a reference letter for students for their future teachers to read. […]

Goal: Why I Teach

Welcome to Cycle 7 of The 30 Goals Challenge: Make it Meaningful! If your actions in the classroom inspire children to achieve more, question more, and dream more, you are indeed worthy of the title “Teacher.” – Robert John Meehan Goal: Share with a community of teachers why you teach. Accomplish this goal: We are revisiting this goal […]

Goal: Engage with Poetry by Georgia Psarra

Welcome to Cycle 7 of The 30 Goals Challenge: Make it Meaningful! Goal: Engage with Poetry. This goal is by Georgia Psarra. In this video, Georgia (@JoPsarra1) shares her inspiration and describes a poetry project with her students in Greece. Accomplish this goal: Have your students create a multimedia presentation, digital story, poetry book, Voicethread, comic […]

Goal: Visualize Your Goals

Welcome to Cycle 7 of The 30 Goals Challenge: Make it Meaningful! Goal: Visualize  your goals Accomplish this goal: Don’t just list the goals you want to achieve this year. Instead, create a visual of your goals that inspires you to achieve them. Try sketchnoting your goals or creating a vision board of your goals. To create your […]