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Kahn Academy is Distance Learning

There is a trend emerging in our local elementary and high schools to use Kahn Academy and other online learning resources to supplement or replace classroom instruction in math. 497 more words

Pay Parking Tickets From Your Smartphone


Ticket Zen, the app from the dubiously named Terrible Labs, has hooked up with PayByPhone’s municipal parking payment service. Techcrunch.com says now you can scan the bar code on the ticket with the Android or iPhone app, and pay a parking ticket instantly. 73 more words

The One World School House

It’s about time I post something education-related. I thoroughly enjoyed Salman Khan’s book. In it, he lays out his reasoning and vision for education in the future. 636 more words


Which Learning Dogma do you worship?

As Learning Consultants we need to understand why our customers want to implement new or innovative learning approaches. In most cases cost reduction is still the number one, and sometimes only reason. 1,189 more words


Mindset: Part 2

Researchers have found that exposure to mindset research can help you develop a growth mindset. With this in mind, I hope you will take the time to watch the short video above and read… 17 more words

The Inquisitive Learner Walks the Talk

For some time, I’ve wanted to enroll in a course from one of the large online education providers, and now I’m finally doing it. Starting September 1, I’m taking a University of Texas at Austin course titled… 62 more words