Some of the recurring themes of my conference presentations and blog posts include:
Tags » Disrupting Education
We are living in an age of advanced user-driven technologies, information abundance, and networked, participatory learning. It should logically follow, then, that education should take advantage of these amazing developments. 1,830 more words
I am a huge proponent of using hands-on, interactive learning activities to explore ill-defined problems as a way of teaching for all age groups. Given the spontaneity and uncertainty of these types of active learning environments, I believe educators should observe, reflect on, and analyze how learners interact with the materials, the content, the educator, and the other learners. 1,525 more words
Educators Teaching Learners; Educators Teaching Educators; Learners Teaching Learners; Learners Teaching Educators
Google has an initiative entitled Googlers Teaching Googlers:
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Googler to Googler places employees from across departments into teaching roles. Classes taught Googler to Googler—everything from kickboxing to parenting— are initiated and designed by employees.