Archive for the 'teaching' tag

There is genius around us – and within us

A. O. Scott said: The incentives not to think – to be one of the many available varieties...
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Dabbawalas, tutorial networks, and the naysayers

In Mumbai, India, many workers prefer a hot, home-cooked meal instead of eating at a food stand or...
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This online high school is not going to change education

The headline at eSchool News reads ‘This online high school could change education’ (a slight...
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East Campus: Uncovering the brilliance in every student

High school student Jeff Bliss famously said in 2013, “If you would just get up and teach them...
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Reinforcing the standardized model of low-level learning and schooling

I’m sitting in a workshop today about early literacy supports. The presenters are personable, the...
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4Q: The quadruple win

Four big questions to ask about a lesson, unit, or activity… Deeper learning. Did it allow...
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Notice the emphasis on ‘feeding them content’

Christine Willig, President of McGraw-Hill Education, said: There’s a difference between...
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5 minutes about transforming schools

Bob Greenberg has been videoing some amazing thinkers for his Brainwaves YouTube channel. People...
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3 kinds of ISTE sessions

Not including the more informal networking events, there generally are 3 kinds of ISTE sessions: ...
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3 minutes with the ISTE Board

Yesterday I gave a 3-minute video presentation to the ISTE Board on What’s the next big thing in...
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