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Technology, 21st century skills, and education

As Jon Andrews points out, the education world seems obsessed about framing our thinking around what the future holds, and guestimations of its possibilities. The term ‘21st century skills’ is a symptom of our future-obsession, as schools and governments scramble to prepare their students for … … 1,112 more words

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AI is our future, but can we convince Frank?

As a child I was always frustrated by the phrase: “curiosity killed the cat”. This was a frequent retort when I was trying to understand how things worked. 535 more words

Artificial Intelligence

nsla presentation and lcp next steps

Last week, Mary Jane and I met to discuss our presentation at the Nova Scotia Library Assocation coming up in September, and here is our conference plan: 152 more words

Goal 1: Reflective & Creative Learning

Food Vocabulary + THERE TO BE Lesson Plan for CEFR-A2

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I hope you’re having fun with your students in this second week of classes. I’m having fun but I have to admit they are a little uninspired and pretty exhausted. 275 more words

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Our Top 3 - Sizzling Summer Blogs

Mirjam Neelen & Paul A. Kirschner

In the summertime (no, not the song by Mungo Jerry), things can be a bit quiet, especially in the professional space. 261 more words

Learning Professionals

Guilford College President uniquely prepared to prepare students uniquely -- intelligence that is not artificial

Gradually, articles written about her, her own writing, and her speeches and oral presentations are showing us more of Jane Fernandes’ personal story.

The President of Guilford College has been deaf from birth. 244 more words