Better teaching: Direct instruction

     
     
Ten principles for great explicit teaching Link Blogpost from bennewmark.wordpress.com
     
When should we provide guidance to students? Link Blogpost from Greg Ashman
     
Hard fun    
Origin of the term “hard fun” Link  Seymour Papert coined the phrase “hard fun” to describe learning activities that absorb and challenge students, because they have rigor, relevance and stretch