To compliment last week’s entry, this week is advice that my students have given others during their 11 year old lives. Perhaps there is something in this montage for you to shape the attitude of your week. 24 more words
Tags » 21st Century Learner
Introducing today’s learners via a video from the MacArthur Foundation:
Near the beginning of the video John Seely Brown, Co-chairman Deloitte Center for the Edge, poses, “The catch to preparing students for the 21st century… is how do you get kids to have curiosity and to question disposition?” and connects this with a gaming disposition suggesting, “… they want to be measured, because they want to see how much they are improving. 258 more words
In my #tiegrad class, I was recently asked to consider whether or not our current schools/teachers/curriculum are preparing students for the 21st century?
I think it’s fair to say that schools, teachers, and curriculum want to meet the needs of their learners regardless of the century they occupy. 712 more words
Attending the California League of Schools Technology conference I reflect back on the consistent message from the presentations that I attended and the publishing’s through social media. 396 more words