EBHS Book Study

A page for ramblings on the first ever staff book studies to be conducted at EBHS.

Book #3 (Sept-Oct 2017):  Innovator’s Mindset,  by George Couros

innovators mindset

Some 7 or so EBHS staff (and former staff members) will get together to participate together-ish in the 3rd online edition of #IMMOOC with YouTube live sessions to watch, Twitter Chats, blogs posts and commenting on the blogs of others.  This will undoubtedly push some members outside of their comfort zone….just what an innovator should do.

I’ve personally participated in the first 2 online #IMMOOC sessions, and am glad I’ve finally been able to get a crew who join me (from the many who purchased his book when he was at our 2016 Teacher’s Convention).

Here’s to trying something new!  I hope we can stick with it!  Read the inaugural blog post here.     Read about how we didn’t quite make it though here!

Book Study #2 (Fall 2015):  Brain Rules, by John Medina

Brain Rules by John Medina

Wow! 13 EBHS teachers will be meeting to discuss Brain Rules and education this fall!  So much more exciting to learn together!





Book #1 (Winter-Spring 2015):  When Kids Can’t Read, What Teachers Can Do,  by Kylene BeersKylene Beers book

Read about how we met the book we are studying.

Read about the idea to do a book study.

Read about our final take-aways after finishing the book.

Read about our tangible school-wide outcome from reading this book

Read about the legacy of our book study “EBHS Word List” project after semester 1




2 thoughts on “EBHS Book Study

  1. Pingback: EBHS Wordlist Goes School Wide | What I learned today...

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