The Future Of Learning

The future of learning: squint a little, and it’s not so hard to imagine.

A Simple Acronym For Encouraging Digital Citizenship

A Simple Acronym For Encouraging Digital Citizenship by Terry Heick Update: I’ve published this graphic twice now–two years ago with the original CC-licensed image, and this posting with an image that we created (that added an idea to the original), and both times I’ve received scolding emails (more than one) about the ‘irony’ of our […]

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A Post-Progressive Education: 15 Statements To Shape Your Teaching

A Post-Progressive Education: 15 Statements To Shape Your Teaching by Terry Heick We have for years now sought to be progressve; Let us instead seek a ‘post-progressive’ era of learning. ‘Progressive’ as a description of a ‘way of doing things’ immediately suggests the existing, non-progressive ways. That is, it’s a comparative term and immediately in […]

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Create The Learning Environment You Want Using Virtual Reality

Create The Learning Environment You Want Using Virtual Reality by Bryne Stothard, Frankfurt International School, Germany I have wonderful memories of my high school Chemistry teachers. As a teenager in the 1990s in Britain, I have memories of them using science to blow things up, inadvertently set fire to themselves or (even better) getting our […]

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12 Examples Of Gamification In The Classroom

12 Examples Of Gamification In The Classroom by Ryan Schaaf & Jack Quinn Everyone loves games. Albert Einstein himself indicated they are the most elevated form of investigation. He knew games are avenues for something deeper and more meaningful than a childish waste of time. Games promote situated learning, or in other words, learning that occurs in […]

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50 Reasons It’s Time For Smartphones In Every Classroom

50 Reasons It’s Time For Smartphones In Every Classroom by Terry Heick There are many ways to use a smartphone in the classroom, but it continues to be a touchy subject. Privacy, equity, bandwidth, lesson design, classroom management, theft, bullying, and scores of other legitimate concerns continue to cloud education’s thinking about how to meaningfully integrate technology […]

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How The SAMR Model Can Be Used A Framework For Education 3.0

How The SAMR Model Can Be Used A Framework For Education 3.0 by Dr. Jackie Gerstein Bring Dr. Gerstein to your school or district for professional development on the SAMR model, maker education, and more with TeachThought Professional Development  Evolution, in its broadest sense, serves as a force to help humans move towards a better way […]

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3 Trends Influencing eLearning In 2017

3 Trends Influencing eLearning In 2017 contributed by Sara Daren 1. Personalized Online Courses eLearning has depended heavily on online courses, and the traditional approaches to these courses works for some students. However, others have a hard time fitting life into their school schedule, and simply can’t keep up with the pace of working with […]

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