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Everybody Learns--Common Ground Collaborative

Mapping Our Common Ground

Last week I was privileged to be able to spend three days with a group of passionate, dedicated, international school educators in Miami to talk about a new curriculum initiative, the Common Ground Collaborative. As you saw last week, there was homework and reflection that happened beforehand, and now I’m trying to wrap my head […]

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Pilates as Differentiation PD?

Why My Pilates Instructor Should Run Our Differentiation PD

I enjoy all sorts of exercise: biking (outdoors and spin classes), running, strength training, yoga, hiking, dancing…but Pilates always scared the crap out of me. More than biking in Manhattan. During rush hour. Why, you ask? One word: Teaser. That’s not entirely true, but that is one exercise that I found quite intimidating. Pilates just […]

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