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No wonder nobody wants to come

If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to this blog via e-mail or my RSS feed. I also am on...
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Visioning for desired awesomeness [ACTIVITY]

I asked 3 questions of the educators in charge of their district’s upcoming 1:1 student...
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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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Blab schools

Here’s a video about Cheyenne Mountain Charter Academy, a direct instruction school in Colorado...
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Newell-Fonda students decide to ‘be the change’ [VIDEO]

Students take action to make a difference. One of the two-week projects that occurred during the...
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The dignity of the learner comes in second to his or her compliance

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Nullifying the Web [SLIDE]

When we deny children openness and connectedness, we nullify the power of the Web. Download this...
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Education reformers want double standards for THEIR schools

In what is likely to be my favorite post of the week (and, yes, it’s Monday!), Shaun Johnson...
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Diane Ravitch and technology: Once more into the breach…

I’m trying to see Diane Ravitch’s pro-technology stance. I really am. I thought she was more...
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It’s mind-boggling that there are any makers in this world over the age of 10

Leslie Pralle Keehn says: “Don’t turn on the computer until you are told to do so,”...
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