Sun 17 November 2013

"So, what do you want to learn?"

How a Radical New Teaching Method Could Unleash a Generation of Geniuses:

School had never been challenging for her. She sat in rows with the other students while teachers told the kids what they needed to know. It wasn’t hard to repeat it back, and she got good grades …

Thu 06 June 2013

T3 June 6,2013 - Quitting, the box, and a font

In Pursuit of Happiness

First up is an impassioned teacher's resignation video. Her speech won't be a revelation for teachers. I'm posting it for those out there who feel the same way, You're not alone.

One fascinating aspect of watching this on Youtube is the number of I quit videos …

Tue 15 December 2009

Top ten skills needed to succeed as a teacher (and technology)

[![when asked whether or not they would continue with the technologies they learned this semester, DMP students had this to say][]][] [![Creative Commons License][]][] [photo][] credit: [davidsilver][]

This article started out as the top ten skills needed to use technology effectively, but as I wrote the list, I realized that …