Doug Lemov's field notes

Reflections on teaching, literacy, coaching, and practice.

03.16.18 Some Reflections on Rest and Maybe ‘Rest Position’

  One of the most thought-provoking comments at one of our recent workshops came from Cherese Brauer of KIPP, who was wondering about the role of rest and downtime in our students’ day- Particularly when the day is the necessarily busy day of a student in a school that’s trying to take kids not born to…