Understanding the machine

Image: machine-free by jrtcollector-Sassy Bella Melange, made available by a creative commons license on flickr All teachers need to get on to letting students create bigger and better things with them — whether the teacher understands the machine or not. Topher Now THERE is the rub. The past few years in education has marked a…

how does technology fit with learning?

Image: Puzzle by edithbruck made available through a creative commons license on flickr. ” It is our goal in developing an integrated curriculum to ensure that the way students learn with technology agrees with the way they live with technology.” I love this goal – written by Dennis and cited by his colleague Justin. It…

21 skills for 21st century learning

Barbara, of Dare to Dream, recently posted this – taken from a t-shirt she acquired at NECC this year. (I’d love to get one of them!) 21 Skills for 21st century learning! Can your students…. Make complex choices? Benchmark a process? manage a negotiation? Communicate clearly? Motivate others? Connect globally? Organize information? Cope with change?…