Lessons that get kids’ brains sweating.
Welcome to Byrdseed! I'm Ian Byrd and I help teachers write lessons that get kids' brains sweating! This site is over 14 years old and is packed with 518 articles! The best way to dive in is through the mailing list.
Video Event Ian's Old Questions
For my annual online event, I re-worked actual questions I asked my students a decade ago. No registration required. It's free!
Examples of Differentiated Lessons
Tired of vague, hand-waving explanations about how to write lessons for advanced students? Browse a few hundred specific examples right here. They're free!
Curiosity-Provoking Links The Puzzlements Mailer
I email five links every Friday to get your students wondering. This is free, too!
Done-For-You Video Lessons
Over at Byrdseed.TV, you'll find 500+ video lessons ready for you to use directly with your students! This, friends, is not free.
Get Started With Depth and Complexity
A powerful framework for differentiating that works with all content, works with all ages, is easy to get started with, and gives you room to grow.