ASCD Express 8.26 – Learning the Language of Digital Citizenship

See on Scoop.it – Educational Discourse Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner. Kelly Christopherson‘s insight: Digital citizenship is an important aspect of our world today. It’s important that all Learners, children…

Turning Education Upside Down

See on Scoop.it – Educational Discourse “Flipped schools,” where students watch video lessons at home and do “homework” in class, are showing early promise in improving learning. Kelly Christopherson‘s insight: Flipped learning – what is it all about? Take a look at this article.  See on opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com

Why Connect?

I read Justin Tarte’s post – I got in trouble for tweeting at work. As I read through it, I was reminded of my own experience and some of the frustrations that I have heard from others as they encounter resistance from others. First off, being connected in this context does not mean you are…

It’s Overwhelming…..and then some!

Today’s view – yep – overwhelmed! This post is the direct result of these tweets: Earlier in the day, ¬†I read this post by Tom Whitby – Patience for the Unconnected¬†about being connected. All of this reminded me of the tweet I ran across earlier, with a reference to a post from Chris Betcher. It…

The Future of Education

See on Scoop.it – Educational Discourse The Future of Education is a social network Kelly Christopherson‘s insight: Here it is  – the Reform Symposium E-Conference. Something for all educators. Take a look and join in!  See on www.futureofeducation.com