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One approach to regular, low stakes and short factual tests.

I find the way in which the Quizlet app has taken off fascinating. Millions (or billions?) has been pumped into ed tech but Quizlet did not take off because education technology companies marketed it to schools. 1,374 more words

Teaching Methods

Cooperative Language Learning

Cooperative language learning (CLL) is the application of the instructional method cooperative learning in the language classroom. This approach to language teaching was a reaction against the teacher-centered methods of its time in favor of learner-centered methods. 287 more words

Teaching Methods

Drawing kolams in our lives

As we explore connections, I suddenly became aware of a brilliant tool around us, something that is essentially about realizing the infinite beautiful patterns that can be created… 374 more words

Thoughts

Drawing Kolams in our lives

As we explore connections, I suddenly became aware of a brilliant tool around us, something that is essentially about realizing the infinite beautiful patterns that can be created… 369 more words

Activities

‘A teacher has to create a life long autonomous learner.’ – Abdul Kalam

As I started describing NASA , in line with its initiative to help observe the Bees in the U.S. of A through its online initiative… 373 more words

Teaching

Destroy the Writing Sandwich

There is a necessity to label pieces of writing as good or bad. Writing is a crucial part of our current education system and though it is emphasized, it isn’t truly emphasized. 502 more words

Elizabeth Price and Rebecca Richardson are this week's #RacerScholars

Research and Instruction Librarians Elizabeth Price and Rebecca Richardson are this week’s #RacerScholars. Their paper, “Integrating the thematic approach into information literacy courses,” was published in the February 2015 edition of  242 more words

MSU Scholars