Archive for the 'Our Changing World'

‘World-class’ teacher preparation

When I work with educators, I get asked on a regular basis, “What about the universities? What...
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Universities are selling degrees, not skills and competencies

Andrew Barras says: Universities aren’t selling skills and competencies, they are selling...
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Containers [SLIDE]

Grades, subjects, and time have been the containers in schools. The Web has no end. Download this...
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Making judgments about technologies we haven’t used and don’t understand

George Couros says: “Kids don’t have enough balance.” “We are dumber because of...
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What are we doing to foster ‘get stuff done with other people networks?’

Kakul Srivastava says: Millennials are more likely than any other previous generations to daily...
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Google + Siri = Dumb people in math?

Google recently announced its tip calculator: Google Guide: Calculator Google Guide:...
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7 building blocks for the future of schools

If I had the chance to build a new school organization (or redesign an existing one), I would start...
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8 great questions about techno-solutionism for schools

Anya Kamenetz asks: What can technology solve? What is it helpless to solve? Where do we need...
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A concatenation of glittering vagaries

Robert Shepherd says: One cannot tell Read more
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Building the plane while flying it

“We’re building the plane while flying it!” How many of us have heard this...
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