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Chalk Talk

Chalk Talk: erin feldman on Mindfulness

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

WMWP Teacher Consultant erin feldman explores the ideas of Mindfulness in the classroom in the latest Chalk Talk column in the Daily Hampshire Gazette. Read erin's piece -- entitled Being With What Is -- and consider how you might incorporate Mindfulness into your own situation. Chalk Talk is a montly column in the Gazette's Learning section that aims to give voice to educators.

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Chalk Talk: Never Say Never

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Amherst educator and WMWP TC Lauren Mattone writes about her jump in grades this year, and how she has found being adaptable and flexible makes for an interesting and engaging experience with her new sixth graders. Read her Chalk Talk piece, published in the Daily Hampshire Gazette, entitled Never Say Never. You can also read through the Chalk Talk archives. Chalk Talk is an ongoing monthly partnership between WMWP and the Daily Hampshire Gazette to amplify the voices of educators.

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Chalk Talk: Remember the Ladies

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Smith Vocational Agricultural High School History teacher Shannon Brisbois, in the March Chalk Talk at the Daily Hampshire Gazette, explores the role of women in history, and how often they get left out of the history books. Read her piece - Remember the Ladies, All Year Long -- and peruse the entire Chalk Talk archives for inspirational stories from WMWP educators.

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