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A Personal Message: Please Join Me

 

Editors Note: I know that I am preaching to the choir since most people that read this are on Twitter already. 



In the past week much has been made of the fact that as an Orthodox Jewish Educator living in Memphis TN. that I have over 1,300 followers on Twitter. Yes I am still amazed and humbled by this fact and at times when I am asked why people follow me I have a tough time answering. 

However when I am asked why I tweet or what I tweet about the answer is easy. I…

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Added by Akevy Greenblatt on February 16, 2011 at 12:55pm — No Comments

“All or Nothing”- IDon’t Think So



 

Lately there have been a number of tweets about being…

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Added by Akevy Greenblatt on January 5, 2011 at 4:01pm — No Comments

Differentiating = Good Teaching



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Added by Akevy Greenblatt on November 29, 2010 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Unplugging a Power Struggle





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Added by Akevy Greenblatt on November 5, 2010 at 12:47pm — No Comments

Three Partners in an Effective School Environment





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Added by Akevy Greenblatt on October 29, 2010 at 11:59am — No Comments

Being a Lifelong Learner- a Must for Educators

Last night (October 26th) during Edchat there was a discussion about instilling the concept of being a lifelong learner into educators. Personally I am of the opinion that someone who has devoted their life to instilling a love of learning in others should be expected to be lifelong learner themselves. I do agree that there needs to be… Continue

Added by Akevy Greenblatt on October 27, 2010 at 12:30pm — 1 Comment

Don't let others define who you are!

On Twitter tonight there has been a lot of chatter about Oprah and “Waiting for Superman” To be honest I didn’t listen to Oprah nor would I let her define who I am. I know who I am. Do you want to know who I am; I… Continue

Added by Akevy Greenblatt on September 21, 2010 at 8:44am — No Comments

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