Seems like this is the perfect plan for student engagement. Short focused lecture, activity that is though provoking beyond the textbook regurgitation, then short focused lecture. Might take some practice but kids are used to bites of information not long
I want to learn more about Minecraft as I am intrigued with the attention span younger kids have when building in this game. The conversation is amazing, but the problem solving is beyond amazing. If education could capture this fire
With all of the available social media tools and the constant multi tasking that happens everyday, how do you keep your audience focused on what you have to say? One of the solutions to this question is through ‘back channels.’
Pre production is one of the most important phases when working with creative projects. Most of us like to jump right in and get to the creative fun stuff. But there are many questions that if answered properly in this
The first ever ADE America’s Institute was held in Miami, Florida this past week. If you are familiar with Apple Distinguished Educators you might be thinking that is not true, there have been previous Institutes for America in the past.
This was made for me as I begin my own learning about the fascination of Minecraft. I have been investigating the hows and whys of Minecraft and I have come to a few conclusions. First kids are very creative. Second