It is not simply the medium that makes blended learning dynamic; it is the inspired teacher who is motivated by the technology to open her practice to limitless capacity and plan ways to use 21rst century skills in the expanded classroom. Most of us are novices in this medium. We should begin simply and along side of our teachers.
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July 16, 2013
We introduce the power and resources released by change. We walk our teachers to the edge of a new world for teaching and learning, step off together and lead while we learn beside our teachers.
July 14, 2013
The future of our nation is created during the years students spend in schools. We hold the hope, as educators, that the talents of no child or adult get overlooked because of the physical body in which they come wrapped.
July 11, 2013
We need to take hold of the changes schools must make and lead them with imagination and creativity while others lead the resistance. That is what will be good for our students.
July 09, 2013
3 things to do in order to figure out which of the other 10 things are worth doing for your classrooms and schools.
July 07, 2013
We must do what is required of us, while not accepting silence as a sign of compliance. Influential voices are needed, no matter the cause. Do not waste them on trivia lest their power will be tossed to the wind.
July 04, 2013
We need to make and support very hard decisions while not losing our humanity. That calls for empathy.
July 02, 2013
The stress of hurrying our children academically matches the stress our children have come to live with as the other parts their childhoods have melted away. We know what is good for children. It is the very fiber of our work.
June 27, 2013
Separate courses on ethics aren't necessary if we are teaching it in every course, every day, by our actions and decisions.
June 25, 2013
Summertime is a good time time for leaders to remember who we are and remember why this work called us in the first place.