Our project based learning unit was one of the projects featured in the Buck Institute’s book: Setting the Standard for Project Based Learning.
We also discuss it with Suzie Boss and John Larmer in this Google Hangout about the book: check it out!
Our article in Scientific American addresses the problem of students dealing with the massive amounts of information found on the Internet. As history teachers, we’ve had to incorporate even more source analysis into our curriculum.
Research in the Digital Age: It’s More Than Finding Information.
Our new post about the necessity of classroom transparency in this age of technology is up today on Education Week Teacher. Check it out!
This is an article in Scientific American about how the use technology can allow teachers to maximize the efficiency of their teaching time: http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/2013/03/11/so-long-academic-dead-zones/
This is an article on Scientific American about professional development opportunities on Twitter–the benefits of a conference, but from your couch in your pjs. Check it out here.
Our most recent article in Education Week Teacher discusses teacher motivation. Teachers are motivated by more than money; how can school communities support teachers to keep them sufficiently motivated?
Let us know what you think!