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TheThirdTeacher. CBS ThirdTeacher. Engaging the Third Teacher – LEARNING CONNECTIONS. This year we have been exploring Learning Spaces as part of our Dare to go Further journey with student learning.

Engaging the Third Teacher – LEARNING CONNECTIONS

As a school that has implemented the IDEC model, we have transformed the way students think through their experience with inquiry-based learning. Our students know how to ask critical questions to delve deeper into their understanding of a topic or concept and they are as comfortable researching using books as they are exploring the digital landscape for knowledge. It has all been very innovative as students exhibit divergent thinking, however the environment in which that thinking occurs remains static with a similar aesthetic to the schools of our youth. As we move forward, Caulfeild has begun to embrace strengthening the power of our “third teacher”. Learning Spaces – LEARNING CONNECTIONS. Classroom displays – how much is too much? - Teacher. Skip to main content Classroom displays – how much is too much?

Classroom displays – how much is too much? - Teacher

Infographics 29 April 2015 Authors: Danielle Meloney, Jo Earp In Episode 9 of our monthly podcast series The Research Files, Teacher spoke to UK academic Professor Peter Barrett about the results of a study exploring the link between physical classroom design and academic achievement. Amazon. Innovative new learning space for Eton. Posted by Stephanie Broad | June 15, 2015 | Interiors #eton-college#spaceoasis#innovation#interiors#learning-spaces#tony-little-centre The Tony Little Centre for Innovation and Research in Learning (CIRL) at Eton College is now officially open.

Innovative new learning space for Eton

The vision of outgoing Head Master Tony Little, CIRL is designed to develop Eton’s expertise in teaching and learning. Campus - DB-EXCEL. Hilliard City Schools - McVey Innovative Learning Center - LOTH, Inc. The McVey Innovation Learning Center is a one-of-a-kind high-school facility that lets students select what they want to learn while providing a learning experience they can’t get in a traditional classroom.

Hilliard City Schools - McVey Innovative Learning Center - LOTH, Inc.

Hilliard City Schools Superintendent John Marschhausen said they consider the learning center an incubator for trying new classes and new ways of teaching. For example, they have 90-minute classes or doubled blocks where they offer a variety of cutting edge coursework, experiences and teacher support in a cost-effective manner. The center allows some of the district’s existing programs to be centralized and to expand other options such as after-school enrichment and college guidance services. Sustainable Classroom. -Jenisha Shrestha '14 In fall 2013, Colby-Sawyer College dedicated a free-standing sustainable classroom designed and built by students that is one of the first commercial buildings in the state to integrate a straw-bale wall system.

Sustainable Classroom

I was involved with this one-of-a-kind experience from the beginning. The classroom is Colby-Sawyer's latest achievement in its efforts to cultivate a culture of awareness and action regarding sustainability and the environment. It is situated behind the library and next to the college's organic permaculture garden. It was made possible by a generous grant and the efforts of faculty members in the Environmental Studies Department, most notably Professor Leon-C. The college developed three courses to span the construction of the classroom: Shelter and Sustainability in fall 2012, The Living Building in spring 2013, and Project Completion in fall 2013.

OASIS – A playful social learning space. Our studies charting the situation and needs concerning group working spaces at the University of Tampere revealed a clear lack of the spaces to begin with, and a need for open, user-defined spaces which support collaboration, social interaction and creativity.

OASIS – A playful social learning space

Inspiration to build a demo space was sought from a review of playful office spaces and concept workshops. While building OASIS, hopes and fears for the forthcoming space were charted with a survey and taken into account when designing its social concept. Hybrid combinations of physical and digital dimensions in the design have been informed by collaboration with the Hybridex research project. OASIS was officially opened in March 2014, and is now open for everyone including students, employees and visitors. Blackmore researchinto 2011. Home - Merchandising Libraries. Home - Merchandising Libraries. EJ1015175. Le manifeste des Tiers Lieux.

Le manifeste des Tiers-Lieux est un ouvrage collectif qui vise à améliorer la compréhension de la dynamique des Tiers-Lieux de manière à diffuser ses valeurs et à démultiplier son impact sur la société.

Le manifeste des Tiers Lieux

Toutes les informations autour de ce manifeste sont disponible dans l'onglet discussion de cette page. "Un Tiers Lieux ne se définit pas par ce que l'on en dit mais par ce que l'on en fait... " - #TourTT. Le manifeste des Tiers Lieux. Le manifeste des Tiers Lieux. Schools of the 21st Century - NSW Department of Education. We need to equip our students for the world of tomorrow.

Schools of the 21st Century - NSW Department of Education

That's why we are delivering up to 1,600 new or refurbished classrooms and learning spaces across NSW. It's an important investment to help all students build the required skills for successful lives. Innovativeeducation factsheet. Using archetypes to match learning spaces with physical and digital spaces. We all know that education is changing rapidly.

Using archetypes to match learning spaces with physical and digital spaces

We've all been to conferences where the keynote speaker shows slides depicting how vastly different the world is now to 25 years ago and how vastly different it will be in another 25 years. We know that the internet has lots of information and that the educator's job is to support students as they wade through the mire that is the World Wide Web. Espace, environnement physique d'apprentissage. Reggio Emilia – The environment is the ‘third’ teacher. Reggio Emilia educational approach and philosophy insists that children learn readily from their environment, and there for the environment is the ‘third’ teacher.

Reggio Emilia – The environment is the ‘third’ teacher

I’m assuming that the teachers/parents and the child themselves are the first and second teachers. So much has been written about this educational approach that I posted links to information below. You might wonder what an instructional designer is doing by focusing on pedagogy rather than adult learning theory. Perhaps it’s a result of my own efforts to deconstruct myself as a learner to better understand the subject of how to teach not just children but everyone regardless of their age. Discuss: Learning Environments. Wanna Improve Education? Demolish the Classrooms. "Education is experience, and the essence of experience is self-reliance. " —T.H. White, The Once and Future King Who removed the classrooms? Apparently, the Danish government did. In 2005, the Danish government established a new vision for the secondary school reform. Cassie Stephens: In the Art Room: Let's Go to Paris!

Each year, students, their parents and faculty friends ask me the same question: "So, where are we going this year?! " I began this tradition of decorating my room around our theme of study many years ago. I'd say I do it (in my best Sally Struther's voice) for the children, but the truth of the matter is, I just love doing it.

The bonus is they love it as well. I'm so excited for them to see this year's theme: Traveling Europe. As you might have guessed, we are starting off our journey in Paris! I began with a really rough sketch of how I was hoping the windows would turn out. This side proved to be a pinch more difficult. Knowing that I'd be creating my room around this European theme, hubs and I went to Epcot on our trip to Disney at the very beginning of the summer. Mix It Up! Authentic Activities for the World Language Classroom. Do you ever feel stuck in a rut while planning your language classes? Perhaps you spend a lot of time lecturing at the white board, use the same activities with different vocabulary for every unit, or rely on teaching students grammar because that's how you were taught.

No matter your "go to" activity, we are all much more engaging when we vary our activities and make them relatable. If the speaker is engaging, a good lecture every now and then is enjoyable. However, when faced with daily lectures, students dread class, and hence, learn less. So why not mix it up? When dreaming up new activities, our main focus should always be authenticity. In a previous Edutopia post, I outlined how to best shape a unit around communication. Does Your Classroom Tell a Story? Do you have mystery objects that attract the curiosity of students, leading them to ask questions that foster meaningful conversations? 5 initiatives pour repenser l’espace d’apprentissage. Bureau, estrade, tableau noir ; et si on sortait un peu de la salle de classe traditionnelle ?

Ça tombe bien, c’est ce qu’une partie de la communauté pédagogique mondiale a en tête ! Rivalisant d’idées originales, ces formateurs imaginent les “salles de classe du futur”, faisant la part belle aux nouvelles technologies et au besoin des élèves d’apprendre autrement, avec plus d’interactivité, d’échange… et de confort, dans tous les sens du terme. 8 Tips and Tricks to Redesign Your Classroom. Editor's Note: Author David Bill is a designer and educator who consulted with The Third Teacher+ on the Remake Your Class project highlighted in the videos below.

The tips in this post go along with the companion video. We are excited by the simplicity (and low price tag!) Of this great redesign. Hope you'll share any of your own tips in the comments area below. Colourful Classrooms – How To Shift Grey Matter. “Differentiate”… “be inclusive” … “ensure all learners are engaged in the classroom”. These are some of the most common chants we often hear from those with a stake in the education field. By that, I mean politicians, businesses, educational leaders, parents, students, and even our wider community. So by that, you see, I mean everyone. Schools Getting Engagement Results from Standing Desks. Language Learning Spaces. Why Learning Space Matters. From the front door and school grounds to the classroom, the aesthetics of learning spaces impact brain function and influence how students feel when they're in school -- as well as how they feel about their school.

Colours for the Classroom. Tout ce qu’on aime dans les nouveaux espaces d’apprentissage. Tips for Creating Wow-Worthy Learning Spaces. Visualizing 21st-Century Classroom Design. Language Center Design and Management in the Post-Language Laboratory Era. Abstract. Amazon. Has the library outlived its usefulness in the age of Internet? You'd be surprised. U.S. institutions of higher education and U.S. local governments are under extraordinary pressure to cut costs and eliminate from institutional or governmental ledgers any expenses whose absence would cause little or no pain. In this political climate, academic and public libraries may be in danger. The existence of vast amounts of information – a lot of it free – on the Internet might suggest that the library has outlived its usefulness. Ergonomie du lieu d'apprentissage. Espace physique d'apprentissage.

Revue pédagogique de l'OCCE - Organiser des espaces d'apprentissage propices à la réussite de tous les élèves. How School Buildings Can Connect Students To The Environment. The Science of Classroom Design [Infographic] - Blog. CBS ThirdTeacher. How To Get Library Design Inspiration: 6 Places to Visit. Remake Your Class: 6 Steps to Get Started. New Teachers: Designing Learning Environments. Learning environments: a critical component of the design of online teaching. The Charger Account : Top 6 reasons to take French at DP. Open Air Paathshaala. How to Identify and Reframe Design Problems in Your Library Space. Book review: Learn for Life – New Architecture for New Learning. Educational Learning Environments. MLE. Rethinking the Classroom – Research. ACTS%20booklet. Seven Principles for Classroom Design: The Learning Space Rating System. NGLSCollRep08.

Espace physique d'apprentissage. Classroom layouts. Concept Mapping. Classroom. Tools. Classroom Architect. MIT’s Future of the Library: Encouraging Social Knowledge-Building. Educational Learning Environments. What IS a Library? Inredningsdetaljer - Classroom design/decor. Library Design.

Colors in the Classroom Learning Environment. Learning spaces. Seven Principles for Classroom Design: The Learning Space Rating System. TL Articles. TL Articles. Facility Design and Maintenance. Facility Design and Maintenance. Makerspaces. Learning Spaces. Edutopia.