An Update to the Upgraded KWL for the 21st Century
In 2011, I wrote a blog post, titled Upgrade your KWL Chart to the 21st Century. It described how I learned about a new version of the traditional KWL (What do I Know, What do I Want to know and wh…
There are so many opportunities to assess learning. When do you assess learning? How do you assess learning. Here are a few of my favorites. Here are more places to find out about assessments. Enjo…
Student Centered Instructional Methods
I’m a teacher. Now what do I do? There are several ways to engage learners in the classroom. Here are a few ideas if you get stuck. Additional resources: ~Mia
Interactive Math Journal F.A.Q.s
Over the past three years I've blogged about my Interactive Math Journal, I've received quite a few of the same questions. So, I decided to compile them all, and write a blog post about them.
Personalize My Learning, Please
Some of the things we think about when designing personalized learning curriculum. What else do you think about? ~Mia
Personaliza mi aprendizaje ¡por favor! - JAVIER TOURÓN
Hace unos días Raúl Santiago y yo nos pusimos a traducir este infográfico que ahora incluyo y que fue originalmente realizado por Mia MacMeekin, tal como puede verse al ... Leer más
Video Tutorials for Teachers on Using Augmented Reality App Aurasma
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
Top 7 Benefits of Scenario-Based Training Infographic - e-Learning Infographics
The Top 7 Benefits of Scenario-Based Training Infographic presents the importance of incorporating scenarios and storytelling into your instructional mix!
How do You Choose Good Online Sources?
Students often ask how to determine which websites and articles are good sources to cite. My answer is always, “Well, what do you think?” Students need to be able to think on their own.…
A Radical Way of Unleashing a Generation of Geniuses
Students in Matamoros, Mexico weren't getting much out of school -- until a radical new teaching method unlocked their potential. And then everything changed.
Feedback Q & A
Students love rich useful feedback. But, what exactly do they want and need from the instructor? Here are a few questions I have been asked by students, and ways to respond. Feedback Q & A
Get in the Zone
I recently was doing a training on How to Teach Today’s Learners. I remembered that Vygotsky had a lot of good ideas that we have built upon since his time. When I suggested to …
What Happens When School Design Looks Like Game Design | KQED
At the Quest To Learn School, curriculum experts and game designers work together to reimagine what school might look like if it drew its inspiration from video games.