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HT Tee-Shirts: Here in time for Christmas
- One year later. Listen to a section of our first conversation here.
- They had a CRISPR conference…
- Mark P. wants us to beware of all PERVs.
- The Tardigrade saga continues
- Eric M. struggles with instructional time management. You know who else struggles with instructional time management?
- Camden B. reminds us of the AAAS Project 2016 Science Assessment tool when we discussed the Physics FCI.
- Daniella P. would like to know what David’s folder/filenaming system is. Here is his answer.
- Poorly implemented Restorative Justice
- Here’s a book on the history of models in science written by Daniella P.’s PhD advisor.
- Your feedback is always welcome!
- Here is Amazon’s live help phone number: 1.8888.216.1072 (USA) | 1.206.2666.2992 (International)
- Paul is a big fan of purposeless walking
- Paul’s Question Dice
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Dear Hive Mind
- David asks the Vectors for suggestions about helping increase student assessment item comprehension AND/OR help with the observation that his 27 student section of Honors Chemistry consistently scores lower on assessments than his 19 student section. Help him hive mind!
This Week's Topic: Effective Science Bosses
- The best boss is probably not someone you think of as your boss.
- You can’t be a good boss if you aren’t a good manager.
- How does a boss effectively move a department?
- What are the differences between being a good boss of teachers and a good teacher of children?
- How does a boss deliver the bad news effectively?
- Dear Bosses: Don’t lie. Also, communicate with your teachers.
- David would like you to know about The Yule Lads: The next international Christmas phenomenon.
- Paul is safe.
- At the time of recording, Paul declared that he had no badges. This is no longer a true statement.