We need to celebrate each day of learning at school. Our students' and our own!www.youtube.com
Is technology good or bad for education?www.ted.comIn modern society we are giving more and more technology to kids. Whether this is a good thing depends on who you ask.
Some say giving kids more access...
Is the Khan Academy key to the future of learning?www.ted.comSalman Khan talks about how and why he created the remarkable Khan Academy, a carefully structured series of educational videos offering complete curricula in math and, now, other subjects. He shows the power of interactive exercises, and calls for teachers to consider flipping the traditional classroom script -- give students video lectures to watch at home, and do "homework" in the classroom with the teacher available to help.
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Have we focused too much on what's happened in education's past instead of planning for its future?bit.lySchools are doing Education 1.0; talking about doing Education 2.0; when they should be planning and implementing Education 3.0. This post seeks to compare the developments of the Internet-Web to t...
Genius Hour fosters inquiry and higher order thinking by honouring and encouraging the personal learning interests of students.www.livebinders.comIdeas on why, how to, and who does Genius Hour & 20% Time...!
Gaming can make the world a better place. How can/does it fit into our classrooms?www.ted.comGames like World of Warcraft give players the means to save worlds, and incentive to learn the habits of heroes. What if we could harness this gamer power to solve real-world problems? Jane McGonigal says we can, and explains how.