Category: Innovation

Juno in the Classroom (Português)

In English Introdução: Verifique que você digite "Junoed" em sua busca online (e não apenas "Juno"), ou você vai encontrar  fotos de Ellen Page e Michael Cera, antes de encontrar o que você quer ... ___ - ___ - O Que É JunoEd? Direto do site: Juno é uma plataforma livre para desenvolver e implantar ...

Juno in the History Class

Em Português Introductory Protip... Always be sure to search for "Junoed" online (not just "Juno") or you will trudge endlessly through photos of Ellen Page and Michael Cera before finding what you want...(not a totally bad thing, mind you). And please click here for an example Juno "Chapter" or bundle that serves as a model for the description ...

10 Final Tips for Paper 3

Why study history? The answer is because we virtually must, to gain access to the laboratory of human experience. When we study it reasonably well, and so acquire some usable habits of mind, as well as some basic data about the forces that affect our own lives, we emerge with relevant skills and an enhanced ...

Don’t Be (Too) Evil

I am a world history teacher. I am also a modern learning advocate. Among the many things this suggests, it implies I recognize the damage that standardized testing does to our students and our educational system. As a popular infographic posted on 9GAG (of all places) argues, limited homework and limited standardized testing are likely ...

Under Pressure

Click here and you will navigate to my weekly Scoop.it gazette on modern learning. Although I try to preserve the best stories of the week for the Sunday night edition to give educators and learners some food for thought on Monday mornings (It's even the beginning of the semester for my school tomorrow--once more to the ...