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Jerome Bruner and Constructivism

Last week I talked about cognition and Benjamin Bloom’s editorship of the “Bloom’s Taxonomy” (1956). A Google search shows many pages on the original taxonomy. Anderson and Krathwohl updated the taxonomy (Krathwohl was an original co-author on the original report). 76 more words

Computational Thinking

An Online Book Club: Teaching Naked by José Bowen (Part 3 of 5)

By Ernie Kulhanek
English Department
Delaware Technical Community College
Stanton Campus

Welcome back to our online discussion of Teaching Naked, by Dr. José Bowen. Previously, we looked at… 2,994 more words

Research & Theory

About my Project

Sitting down and putting things on paper has a way of making you realize what you really know and how much you don’t know.  Often, I will begin writing a paper with undefined ideas and unclear goals, but as I put down what I know, something magical happens—I start seeing ideas I didn’t even know I had! 515 more words

An Introduction to Me and Pop Pedagogy

Hello, my name is Kurt Meusel. I’ve been acting since age 11, and teaching since before I was born.

When I entered Coastal Carolina University’s MAT program in the summer of 2012 with almost 25 years teaching experience, my goal was to change the teaching discipline. 459 more words


Thinking Differently and teaching pedagogy

When I started this blog, the idea was to document how my brain worked, to think about how I thought about, interacted with, and perceived the world. 770 more words


Ideas from Public School Teachers (some of my best friends are public school teachers)

After many years in a public school classroom and being on the verge of becoming a home schooler, I heard a lot of negative comments about the public school system.   852 more words

Robert Bjork: Effective Learning Cognitively Speaking (Part 1)

Alright. So we’re on the topic of interleaving and it’s getting some kind of limelight in some article I came across about how amazing it was when they tried to use this method (that’s actually about 30 years old) in subject matters like geo solids, abstract art as well as motor skills. 794 more words

English Language Learning