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Theater Arts DAY1 @ PETA

This will be a 12-part online notes / reflection series of the theater arts classes I’m taking with Philippine Educational Theater Association; which is not only one of the premier theater acts in our country (and the world), but also people I’ve personally admired for… 2,794 more words

Ramblings

from risk to resilience

Research has identified a number of ways parents resort to mediate their children’s digital media use. This post presents a summary of these common approaches – some more liberal than others – to allow readers of this blog, some of you parents, to compare, perhaps re-think your own ways. 942 more words

Education

Developing a Collaborative Culture

Corporate leaders highlight the need for a new generation of workers who can creatively solve problems by collaborating with other team-members. It’s imperative that our K-20 educational systems provide opportunities for learners to engage in a variety of strategies that help them to frame a problem, analyze information, synthesize that information into knowledge sets, and then evaluate and iterate their work realizing that there’s a good chance that the there will be need for another round of problem-solving. 752 more words

Creativity And Innovation

Transformation: Complete!

After spending the summer working on my room, it is finally ready for class next week! Come with me on a tour! :)

As students enter the room, they first check out the clothesline on the right — on it, I hang labeled handouts that they need to pick up for that day from on top of the dresser. 859 more words

Classroom Organization

INF537 - Week1 Intro and initial readings

One of my initial reactions, on reading the two Selwyn articles, was to feel kinda dumb. I had honestly not really pegged that the huge disconnect between what was going on in my own teaching and learning environment and what I read about while studying for this course, was, of course wildly obvious and very familiar to many. 287 more words

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