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In Search Of The Holy Grail - How do ICTs foster Critical Thinking?

The Holy Grail of ICT integration in the classroom is that almost mythical quest for the application of ICTs to foster critical thinking. The assumption that the introduction of ICTs would somehow magically transform teaching practice, leading to more learner-centred, problem-based, cognitively rich classrooms has not borne fruit. 1,528 more words

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The Wu Wei of Whatsapp!

With over 500 million whatsapp users, and with smartphones becoming ubiquitous, whatsapp is a part of the fabric of the school, whether you as a teacher are using it or not! 783 more words

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Widening the Writing Circle - student writing online

Teen Ink and the rather more strident Power Poetry are sites where students can read and share their writing online. They afford secure spaces for teens to publish their own writing and engage in discussions around writing and receive feedback from peers. 558 more words

Blended Learning

Flipping Your Feedback!

The Flipped Classroom is a model of classroom management which is gaining traction. Much of the focus has been on transforming instructional input – using “lecture” style videos, podcasts or documents which are posted online and viewed ahead of class so that classroom activities can be freed up to embrace more intensive and personalised interventions safe in the knowledge that the content has been explained. 333 more words

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Collaborative Learning in Music - Get With The Team

Welcome to the first post for 2015.  In this post, I would like to examine and explore the reasons that we play music in ensembles. This has in fact been a learning journey for me in my career as a music educator. 2,367 more words

Music Education

Thinking Skills & The DigiTeacher

There is a commonly held view that teaching Thinking Skills and Technology go hand in hand. Somehow the use of digital media will transform educational practice and the critical thinking skills we so desperately need in the twenty-first century will fall into place. 1,672 more words

Web 2.0 Tools

The Flipped Classroom

The Flipped Classroom

a.- Raúl Santiago: What The Flipped Classroom is? A brief explanation

b.- A real example from María Mejías. Faculty Advisor

**Before creating a Flipped Classroom tutorial, we recommend you to have a look at youtube. 8 more words

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