I used to think that I needed to help teachers to use tools, but now I think I need to help teachers meet learning goals.
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July 28, 2012
July 24, 2012
And I will continue to thank my PLN, many who I am proud to call friends, for constantly reminding me what a difference we can make when allow our passion and intellect to guide the way, not the state frameworks or antiquated education policy.
July 23, 2012
Math Camp and similar events tell a story of teachers leading the march towards better instruction, better outcomes for students, and more meaningful learning by pooling their shared experience and working together to create better classrooms and schools.
July 20, 2012
RoadTrip Nation wants to help young people discover their interests and passions through the great American rite of the road trip.
July 17, 2012
It hurts to say it, but it's true: the math blogotwittosphere is the best blogotwittosphere.
July 16, 2012
My own takeaway from the workshop is the tremendous importance of breaking the "technology silos" in schools. We need fewer technology plans, and more learning plans that incorporate technology.
July 05, 2012
When it comes to using educational technology in the classroom, it seems like every school is doing it, has done it already, or has plans to do it in the near future.
July 03, 2012
With the recent unveiling of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard's digital learning platform, EdX, the exclusivity of the MIT and Harvard undergraduate education is allegedly crumbling.
June 22, 2012
I'm very pleased to announce the very first MTT2K Prize for the best video commentary on a Khan Academy video!
June 21, 2012
I'm adding a new plank to my KA platform: no teacher or administrator should use or support the use of Khan Academy videos without watching the first episode of Mystery Teacher Theater 2000 or MTT2K.