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Retrieval Practice

After listening to Jennifer Gonzalz’s podcast Cult of Pedagogy talk about retrieval practice, I knew it was something I needed in my Spanish classroom. The epidode, which aired on September 24, 2017, is called “Retrieval Practice: The Most Powerful Learning Strategy You’re Not Using” and features Dr. Pooja Agarwal, a cognitive scientist and founder of RetrievalPractice.org.

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Becoming Google Certified

Over the weekend, I took the test to become a level 1 Google Certified Educator.

I’ve been using Google for education my entire career. I use Slides to present the agenda, learning target, and success criteria, Docs to create guided notes and assessments, Classroom to share information and collect assignments, and Keep to keep me organized and on task.

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