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A Learning Typology - 7 Ways We Come to Understand

I’ve been thinking about how my students best learn and thus this post from Te@chThought caught my attention.

A question I can ask daily: Which of these methods of understanding am I activating in my teaching today?

Rick

researchED - Researchers meet Teachers

So after another long hiatus, I’ve resurrected this blog again!

This past weekend I attended the ResearchED conference  in Sydney.  Unfortunately I was only able to stay for the morning sessions but the conversations happening between educators in the room were fantastic. 317 more words

Reflections

Beware the Technocrats: More on the Reading Wars

Since it is Academy Awards season, let me start with film as context.

Whiplash has received a great deal of Oscars buzz with five significant nominations… 1,278 more words

Education

Designing and Carrying Out Classroom Research Projects for Professional Development

Why Carry Out Classroom Research?

Designing and carrying out small scale research projects in the classroom can be an excellent way of reflecting on and evaluating your practice and improving your teaching.  812 more words

Education

ReImagine Sustainable Educators' Training

Training for Educators in Indonesia is growing significantly as we are developing our school & curriculum system with our new ministry of education.

This is the best time for Indonesian education to step out their comfort zone to absorb a lot of  relevant and fast-developing education trends. 1,604 more words

Education

Why inquire into Design Thinking for my eFellowship?

This year I am part of Core Education’s eFellowship program. The purpose of this scholarship is to “inspire transformational practice through inquiry.” For my inquiry I am looking to explore Design Thinking which, for those who read my blog or follow… 540 more words

Keeping it in the family: how parents' education shapes their children's schooling

Some time ago I bookmarked a paper by Ruichang Ding, a researcher from Beijing Normal University. Applying advanced statistical methods to data from the OECD’s survey of adult skills… 453 more words

Lifelong Learning