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The classroom: To flip or not to flip?

That is the question. Flipping the classroom seems to be in vogue now.  It’s an interesting concept. Just what is the flipped classroom all about?  I decided to do some research on the topic. 323 more words

Teaching Strategies

Disrupting boundaries: how digital devices became a resource for transformative change in a time of crisis

…the community of Pegasus Bay had experienced ‘great environmental change’, many of the traditional boundaries defining community, school, teaching, and learning had already been disrupted, which provided a context for teachers to think and practice differently; the introduction and use of digital devices intensified this change process.

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Can we develop critical thinking and leadership through service-learning?

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Over the last few weeks I have been developing a workshop on the topic of critical thinking and service-learning.  My assumption is that students attending college are going to be leaders in their community.   49 more words


TodaysMeet adds moderation facility

TodaysMeet adds a couple of new features to its service which look like a great addition for teachers!

Moderation is definitely the most welcome tool for teachers… but the ability to create secure meetings as well as embed QR codes on the webpage for users to grab and print-friendly transcripts are nice touches to a great classroom tool! 23 more words


Four essential ideas for blended learning

Thinking of innovative ways to use technology to impact student achievement? Blended learning might be something to consider!

“Shifting some work online to complement traditional classrooms creates much needed time and space in the classroom.”

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Coming out of retirement

Not me, J. Last year he told anyone who would listen that he was retiring from school. Middle school has been in session for 2 weeks now and several people have asked him how it is going. 156 more words