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Class syllabi and Piktochart

I have experimented a bit with infographics in the past and this year, after seeing some great examples on creativelanguageclass.com, I decided to give my class syllabi an update! 45 more words



Hope everyone had an awesome verano! I enjoyed spending time with my son (he’s almost 9 months old now) and visiting with family. But now it is time to get back to class! 89 more words



More and more, the #EU #Greece ‘crisis’ appears to be how wars may be waged in the 21st century.


The International Association for the Study of Cooperation in Education

During the 1970s, the work of many pioneering educational researchers centered on what we know today as cooperative learning and led to the creation of the IASCE (International Association for the Study of Cooperation in Education). 196 more words

Cooperative Learning

Students need Transformation

The conversation around notions of the digital learner are a constant and evolving apparatus for sharing, provocation, frustration and at times annoyance. Within, a milieu where technology and student-centric learning are no longer passive ideas, I am bewildered that a segment of the population still seeks a dependence on memorization, inactivity and lack of autonomy (contributors to an economy that lacks innovation) Looking at our world – the skills that my children will need are much different than those fostered when I was in school. 397 more words

April Fools and Clean Up on Aisle 5...

Last post I mentioned the Solar Eclipse but you had to be in Europe and beyond to view it–April Fools.  I do have some photos of the recent lunar eclipse. 955 more words


21C announced

Last night the line up for this year’s 21C Music festival was announced.  The featured composer is Kaija Saariaho and there are plenty of new works on show.   399 more words

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