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  • Why Geniuses Suck At School
    by Matthew R. Morris on April 20, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    Part 2: Why geniuses suck at school In my part 1 of why geniuses suck at school, I wrote about a student who, by fifth ... Read More The post Why Geniuses Suck At School appeared first on Matthew R. Morris. […]

  • Why Geniuses Are Horrible at School
    by Matthew R. Morris on April 18, 2018 at 3:54 pm

    Part 1: Why geniuses are horrible at school   I never quite understood the stories of geniuses who are horrible at school until I started ... Read More The post Why Geniuses Are Horrible at School appeared first on Matthew R. Morris. […]

  • Savior Complex
    by Matthew R. Morris on April 11, 2018 at 3:31 pm

    Almost all teachers who stay in the profession of public education are those who hold a passion for making a difference in the lives of ... Read More The post Savior Complex appeared first on Matthew R. Morris. […]

  • Following the wrong leader
    by Matthew R. Morris on April 5, 2018 at 4:32 pm

    Type “schools kill” in your Google bar and the first ten things that populate the autocomplete suggestion bar revolve around the word “creativity”. Sir Ken ... Read More The post Following the wrong leader appeared first on […]

  • Trust me, they all learning something…
    by Matthew R. Morris on April 3, 2018 at 2:08 pm

    One of my pet peeves in my role as a teacher comes from the nonchalant mouths of other teachers. More specifically, my most difficult times ... Read More The post Trust me, they all learning something… appeared first on Matthew R. Morris. […]

I have been teaching and consulting - from primary school through adult education - since 1996. Currently an education consultant with la Commission scolaire de la Seigneurie-des-Mille-Îles in Montreal, Quebec, I believe that sharing our stories is the key to getting better together.