Stage 3: Conceptual Understanding

What No One Tells You About Bloom’s Taxonomy

This blog first appeared on Share My Lesson Spread the word: The triangle is not the revised Bloom’s Taxonomy. Why does this matter? All good teachers savor “aha” moments—when students demonstrate deep understanding, make connections, or transfer their learning to new situations. Most educators aim for a level of comprehension that moves beyond simple memorization. We want… Continue reading What No One Tells You About Bloom’s Taxonomy

Testing and Assessments

Throwback Thursday: 7 Tools for Authentic Assessments

Although I haven't formally run the stats, I'm pretty sure this is our most popular post of all time. And it's no secret why: assessment is HARD, and it drives so many other things we do as educators. If you've been struggling to assess differently, here are a few thoughts to help out this week.… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: 7 Tools for Authentic Assessments