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August 2: ISTE 4 EDTC6431

ISTE 4’s emphasis is on critical thinking, problem solving and decision making. Specifically the standard’s goal is for students to use critical thinking skills to plan and conduct research, manage projects, solve problems and make informed decisions using appropriate digital tools and resources (ISTE). 635 more words

Me and Obi

This is Oberon Super Splash.  Or Oberon Kenobi (May the Horse be With You).  Or just Obi.  My rufty tufty cob.  The cream in my coffee.  1,034 more words

Commentary

Is Direct Instruction Really the Cure-all We Think?

These are hard times for most people, economically speaking.  The economy is looking better but we are a far cry away from having a population of productive, healthy and happy people.  533 more words

Change

ESL Students and Challenges with Pronunciation

Pronunciation is often a forgotten skill in the ESL classroom. As English has become more and more internationalized many have stepped away from pronunciation with an attitude of taking whatever the student says and trying to decipher it. 517 more words

Teaching Methods

DIRECT INSTRUCTION - A NEW WAY FORWARD

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DIRECT INSTRUCTION A ‘NEW WAY’ FORWARD

The Department of Education in 2014 decided to introduce Direct Instruction (DI) into a number of our Indigenous Schools. 427 more words

EDUCATION IN SCHOOLS

Faculty Development for Responsible Management Education – A PRME Champions Project

Formal faculty development activities are necessary in order to train a corps of faculty that possess the skills and competencies required to implement the principles of PRME. 543 more words

3-Method

ASCD - Brain Research Webinar

An interesting ASXD webinar held recently that explores some of the newest understanding from brain research and its implications for classroom learning:

ASCD Webinar – Brain Research… 169 more words

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