I gave an assembly this morning that seemed to strike a chord with quite a few people, so I thought I would share it here. Please feel free to use it if you think it would help your students. 871 more words
Tags » Educational Theory
One hundred years ago, educational reformers across the globe strove to create the foundation for new methods of learning and teaching. Industrialization, worldwide migration and urbanization led to profound upheavals, to which progressive educational reformers responded with new school concepts. 394 more words
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
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
January 13, 2017
The inaugural entry!
And since it is the inaugural entry, I thought I’d play around with Padlet as an adjunct space for additional metacognitive nuggets. 639 more words