Tag: Student Engagement

Repost: Gaming as Education, Gaming to Save the Earth?

Originally published on July 15th, 2010 I was shown an exceptional TED talk today that dealt with the implications of gaming to our world, and drew me into a world that I will admit I sit on the periphery of.  The TED speaker below is Jane…

Repost: Why Educators Must Create GREAT Content

Originally published July 6th, 2010 I have touched on this topic here and there before, but it has become very apparent to me this summer as I watch some of the great media being produced outside education. We need to learn how to present our material…

Repost: 5 Possibilities for the iPad in Education

 Originally posted on April 9th, 2010 We can’t get the iPad in Canada for a few more weeks, but my school division has already expressed the desire to order several of them in to test in the division.  As part of my iPod project, I will…

Repost: How I talk about my classroom, and how students do

Originally posted on March 30th, 2010 I will speak to a number of school division ’stakeholders’ next week about 21st Century Learning in my classroom this week. My challenge is how to create an overview of the effectiveness and scope of 21st Century Learning in 20…