Here is a great "manageable" (for those of us who are time-crunched) Summer School opportunity from Dr. Joanne Boaler.I've signed up - do check it out here.The Daily Riff previously featured Dr. Boaler in the post, Math Heaven and Hell.-... June 13, 2013 3:14 PMRead More
06.13.2013 | Here is a great "manageable" (for those of us who are time-crunched) Summer School opportunity from Dr. Joanne Boaler.I've signed up - do check it out here.The Daily Riff previously featured Dr. Boaler in the post, Math Heaven and Hell.-...
06.13.2013 | What is your school's "user experience"?
06.10.2013 | UPDATE TODAY The 3 Billion Dollar Brain - Obama's Brain Activity Map
06.04.2013 | "At the heart of my argument about what should happen in education . . "
06.04.2013 | Video...
05.29.2013 | "We dedicate this book to the parents of children who are growing up in the digital age. We hope our contribution will illuminate the strange and wondrous learning styles of the next generation." Connected Learning: Communities and Collectives - Conversations with John Seely Brown about A New Culture of Learning PLUS videos from DML
05.21.2013 | Best-Selling Author of "The Fault in Our Stars"
05.20.2013 | VIDEO: "We have an education system that is very dependent on where you live, where you live is very dependent on what you can afford . . . "
05.17.2013 | Connected and Disconnected
05.11.2013 | Five Ways to Succeed in Life and Work
05.10.2013 | Weekend Funnies: "Amid skyrocketing tuition costs and dismal job prospects, Aasif Mandvi imparts a healthy fear of higher education in a group of at risk young people." (04:57)
05.09.2013 | "you want a kid to change and start doing better?" "you gotta touch his frickin' heart." PLUS NEW Interview - 4 million views of Jeff Bliss AFTER his rant
05.09.2013 | and/or The Next Greatest? The 80 million Americans born between 1980 and 2000 Video
05.07.2013 | A Good News Story: Middle-schoolers building an energy-saving device to improve lives.
05.07.2013 | Every child deserves a champion - TED talk
05.05.2013 | "Seeing the big picture allows students to take ownership of their learning - a critical element in fostering each child's natural learning desire."
05.03.2013 | I can never understand how and why we expect students with far more energy, ideas, natural creativity and far more everything, to be more "contained" in their behavior than adults.
05.03.2013 | Video
04.29.2013 | Pro-innovation-disruption-MOOC-advocate and NYTimes columnist Thomas Friedman gets nostalgic: "That's why, when the Internet first emerged and you had to connect via a modem, I used to urge that modems sold in America come with a warning label from the surgeon general, like cigarettes. It would read: "Attention: Judgment not included."
04.26.2013 | Radish or cookie?