Doug Lemov's field notes

Reflections on teaching, literacy, coaching, and practice.

05.23.14 On The Power of Pacing: Book Excerpt and Our Upcoming Workshop (Video)

On June 6 in Tarrytown, NY, we’ll be hosting a one-day workshop on the topic of Pacing, a topic that gets a full chapter with official techniques in Teach Like a Champion 2.0.  I usually define Pacing as “the illusion of speed.”  It’s your ability to make rigorous work on a given topic feel energetic and…