ePortfolios with Evernote at Harwood Union Middle School

Students are creating narrated, curated and portable evidence of their work Back in November, a group of educators from Harwood Middle School, in Mooretown VT, headed down to the iPad…

Tackling school change as a community

…stuff. Maya: I think there were a lot of teachers from Harwood so they knew most of what was going on at Harwood. And there were some from Crossett Brook,…

iBook Authors at Harwood Union Middle School

Harwood Union Middle School. Ibson challenged his students to write their own “hero’s journeys” using the iBooks Author software. By taking ownership of the Hero’s Journey narrative, students are encouraged…

In the spotlight: Harwood Union Middle School

Susan Hennessey, with the help of videographers from Hen House Media, sat down to talk with one of Harwood’s middle grades students about improved technology integration at the school. Traveled…

Using Schoology for differentiated learning

Addressing student mastery and learning targets in an LMS Kristi McKnight, a 9th grade teacher at Harwood Union High School in Moretown, Vermont, shares how she and her teaching partner,…

4 ways personalized learning plans are taking off in Vermont

…welcome emphasis on the role of families and communities in the PLP process: Harwood Union Middle School has visualized students’ personalized learning with The Harwood Graduate tree. Read principal Amy…

Brian Wagner on: Aurasma and the Periodic Table

An augmented reality periodic table One of our partner educators, Brian Wagner, teaches eighth grade science at Harwood Union Middle School, in Moretown VT. This past spring, he used Aurasma…

Too much good stuff: a wealth of reading and curation resources for the classroom

The technology cannot thwart us, it can only make us stronger I talk with my hands. As many of you are aware, I was out at Harwood Union High School…

Teaching students how to set personal exploration goals

Goal-setting as a process This presentation, delivered by Harwood Union High School teacher Lissa Fox at the 2016 Middle Grades Conference, describes an Action Research project that looked at the…