"Becoming" may be harder to quantify than some of the things we measure today in education, but it is the right goal for our students — and we do not have a hard time recognizing it.
All Blog Posts With Internet Tag or Category
October 13, 2014
October 05, 2014
Most of us understand things are getting faster, but few understand, in their gut, what acceleration means — the world is continuously speeding up, and we all need to get used to it.
October 03, 2014
Our mental capabilities are now greatly extended by technology, and this includes everything mental — including our ability to reflect and relate..
September 30, 2014
University of Connecticut researchers say a new study points to significant income-based gaps in how students read and comprehend material on the Internet.
September 26, 2014
Our New Educational Environment is characterized, first, by "VUCA": Greatly increased Variability, Uncertainty, Complexity & Ambiguity. These, in combination, can greatly increase anxiety and stress.
September 22, 2014
The reason we need more than the incremental reforms we are being offered is that our educational context has changed so radically. Here Prensky discusses the key elements of the New Educational Context.
August 31, 2014
How can we maximize the capacity of this extraordinary communication medium and attend to our ever-increasing need for empathy and compassion to endure as a human speices? While we lead the use of technology as a vehicle for communication, teaching and learning, we need to wrestle with these questions about visibility, empathy and compassion.
August 06, 2014
The computer labs will provide access for students and classes for adults to further education attainment.
July 22, 2014
A new report says Internet filtering in school libraries is blocking access to important educational content and undermining students from low-income households.
June 23, 2014
Forty-six percent of school administrators cite mobile device use as a "major factor" in college- and career-readiness instruction for students.