Professional Learning:  Anytime and Anywhere

Recently, while on a trip to Washington, DC, I experienced one of the best professional learning opportunities of my career. My classroom was located in one of the thousands of taxi cabs that travel the floor of the city much like a colony of ants in the Brazilian rainforest.  The teacher; an Indian cab driver from Bombay.  His lesson centered around the importance of people learning how to overcome the barriers of racial divide to address the needs of humanity.  The message was powerful.  Components of the discussion will find their way into my classroom this fall.  I only wish...

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