Archives for March 2, 2010

  1. Tackling Test Stress Tip 2: Chewing Gum

    DEN Guru Nancy Sharoff shared with us yesterday that chewing gum during testing has been shown in studies to decrease anxiety and stress. I was going to post this as a later tip, but did some reading and realized time is of the essence! A study presented at the American Society for Nutrition annual meeting […]

  2. Dive Deeper: What I Learned

    From the students via their appreciative teachers, these comments on what a typical group of students learned from Phillipe and the folks at Seattle Acquarium:  My students enjoyed learning about and seeing some of the unique fish and sea creatures at the aquarium that they had never seen. They ALL learned about: why you should […]