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What I learned at the Harvard Graduate School of Education: Lesson 1: Innovation and Design: The LEGO Challenge

Last week I had the opportunity to represent Tuxedo Park School at the Harvard Graduate School of Education’s Certificate Program: The Future of Independent Schools. We were forty school leaders from around the world, from all kinds of schools, working with the President of NAIS, John Chubb, and various renowned professors. 326 more words

Education

Lifelong Learning Skills for College and Career Readiness: An Annotated Bibliography

This annotated bibliography provides guidance and catalogs resources designed to explain what lifelong learning skills are, how they impact and relate to college and career readiness and success outcomes, and how they can be taught and measured in the classroom, across the pre-kindergarten to workforce (PK-20W) spectrum. 19 more words

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Designing Future Spaces For Effective Learning- A guide to 21st Century learning Space Design

Preparing for the future learning spaces for the 21st Century is already well on its way.

Architectual companies are being engaged by educational organisations to design spaces as a long time resource that will transform learning experiences to provide: 108 more words

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Book: Excellent Sheep by William Deresiewicz

The main thesis of his book is about the value of a liberal arts education and whether the students coming our of Ivy League schools are “excellent sheep” or not. 35 more words

Educational Leadership

Features and qualities important to pedagogical models

I have long had an interest in pedagogical and instructional design models and the elements of them I have looked for, as evidence of their quality, has been guided by these questions: 600 more words

Instructional Design

Top 10 Tips to Use Word Clouds in eLearning - eLearning Industry

Word clouds are ideal for eLearning professionals who are looking for ways to visually represent text, whether this is content within an eLearning course or writings of the learners.

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WEB2.0 For Education

For THEIR Future

“We need to prepare students for their future, not our past.” – Daniel Pink

Daniel Pink’s oft-repeated words serve as a constant reminder of our work as educators and parents.

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21st Century Skills