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October 02, 2017

To Ban or Not to Ban? Technology, Education, and the Media

Before citing research or editorials as a rationale to ban technology, we need to question the underlying assumptions that the authors make about student learning.

September 11, 2017

Research "Proves" - Very Little

When reading articles that reference empirical research, we need to examine how the author makes assumptions before considering the study as "proof."

August 29, 2017

Research "Says" - Or Does It?

As educators, we need to be critical consumers of educational research before assuming that findings present the "truth."

July 23, 2017

Memory, Transfer, & Metacognition - Defining Learning

To best serve students, we need to focus definitions of learning on process instead of performance.

July 12, 2017

From "EduSpeak" to a Language of Pedagogy

To better define learning, we need to stop using "EduSpeak" and return to the theoretical language of pedagogy.

May 04, 2017

To Measure Change, We Need to Move Beyond Quantitative Research

To measure change in education, we need to move beyond only using quantitative research methods.

April 27, 2017

Use Design Thinking to Mitigate Bias and Resistance to Change

To thwart resistance to change and mitigate bias, consider design thinking to provide teachers with an opportunity to learn.

March 08, 2017

The Creative Learning Spiral: Starting with Your Imagination in Design Thinking

MIT's Prof. Mitch Resnick explains the central role of imagination in driving design thinking.

February 17, 2017

To Ensure Success, First Define the Black Box of Innovation

To ensure the success of any new program or initiative, educators and administrators first need to define the "black box" of innovation.

November 01, 2016

Finding the Greater Purpose in 1-to-1 Technology Programs

Instead of viewing new technologies and strategies as an either/or debate, consider the power of a both/and paradox.

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