Thursday, June 30, 2011
I get puzzled by why so many people (often politicians and all too often, school officials) claim that we need more of an emphasis on math and science in our schools because we as a nation are falling so far behind other countries in the world in grade-level tests
Monday, June 27, 2011
In this discussion, I want to talk about one of the most effective instructional strategies for student learning that I am aware of. This model has received enormous attention and research over the last few decades, and has been utilized by knowledgeable educators for years.
Thursday, June 23, 2011
In the last blog, I talked about how one of the arts, drama, can enliven any classroom and significantly contribute to student interest, engagement and learning.
Monday, June 20, 2011
One of the statements that I made in my last blog is a little difficult to understand without some background. The statement suggested that an infusion of the arts into teaching is how we all learn, all the time.
Thursday, June 16, 2011
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Hello - Let me introduce myself. My name is Ron Zell. I am a former California k-8, public school music teacher. Believe it or not, once upon a time,
Thursday, June 9, 2011
After you've viewed the video above:Take a virtual tour of some of the greatest art galleries in the world