Is education still possible in a dead culture? Is learning capable of being what is now called, “fun”? What does it mean to care? As in, “I don’t care about what we are doing in school.” Or what about the best moment of the week, when I was told, “It’s the teachers job to make learning fun.” 542 more words
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Transitions: Inhabiting Innovative Learning Environments – Graduate research symposia.
While the provision of innovative learning environments in many countries around the world is an exciting and overdue development, they are also presenting new challenges for teachers. 239 more words
One of my educational theorists is Jack Mezirow, and he writes about how transformative learning happens after learners have experienced disorienting dilemmas. The first experience of the transformational process, a disorienting dilemma is a moment or series of moments that open a person to change. 124 more words