Critical & Creative Education
Welcome to Creative Education. This PearlTree is dedicated to expanding our view on Education and Creativity and how the two can be combined to innovate in and outside of schools. As an educator myself I take personal pride in providing my students with the most relevant information and tools. Please support future generations by contributing pearls, commenting, and encouraging others to participate.
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Docein Aug 19
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CST Research Project Tour: Coming up with a Topic
What is Universal Design for Learning? Universal Design for Learningis a set of principles for curriculum development that give all individuals equal opportunities to learn.
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To Analyze Thinking We Must Identify and Question its Elemental Structures Standard: Clarityunderstandable, the meaning can be grasped
Techniques > Questioning > Socratic Questions Conceptual | Assumptions | Rationale | Viewpoint | Implications | Question | See also Socrates was one of the greatest educators who taught by asking questions and thus drawing out answers from his pupils ('ex duco', means to 'lead out', which is the root of 'education'). Sadly, he martyred himself by drinking hemlock rather than compromise his principles. Bold, but not a good survival strategy.
The Essential Psychopathology Of Creativity
Definition Cooperative learning consists of instructional techniques that require positive interdependence between learners in order for learning to occur.
Announcing our new eBook – iPads in Education: Implementations, Apps, and Insights
EmergingEdTech is delighted to announce the publication of the new eBook, iPads in Education: Implementations, Apps, and Insights. This rich learning resource is now available here on the iTunes, and here on LuLu.com, for just $5.99 (also soon to available on the Nook store). This new eBook is rich with examples of, and informed insights into, using the iPad in academic programs, offers overviews of dozens of applications for teaching, and provides evidence of measurable successes in using the iPad to enhance student engagement and learning outcomes.
Five Key Components of Reading
C.C.T. TEACHERS-Kids 6-12 Years
Information On Speakers v.003
DEPT Giveaway from dept.nl
Last week, I read an interesting blog post by Shelley Blake-Plock titled ”The Problem with TED ed.” It got me thinking about the flipped classroom model and how it is being defined.
Mac miner front-ends to Diablo and RPC
Presenting beginner-friendly Mac frontends for the two popular miners DiabloMiner (GPU) and RPCminer (CPU)! The applications work like normal applications on the Mac were you double-click to start them, and after answering some questions you’re all set. For future runs just double-click on the application icons and you’ll start mining immediately.
Considering Using Technology In Education? Read This First.
Back in February, a local Swedish newspaper reported that the Stockholm suburb of Sollentuna planned to transition entirely away from textbooks to tablet PCs by 2013. In a familiar argument, Sollentuna ed leaders argued that their schools should embrace technology–that they were in, in fact, in the ‘backwater’ compared to others.
La primera vez que cae un iPad en tus manos, te maravilla su pantalla táctil, su navegación y los vivos colores de sus libros y revistas. De hecho normalmente se considera el iPad como un tablet elegante para consumir información digital, más que como un medio para editar y producir contenido. Sin embargo, a medida que vas descubriendo sus maravillosas aplicaciones, ves que te permite generar un potente flujo de trabajo para mantener la información organizada, construir material académico y plasmar ideas de forma creativa.
10 Ideas in Pursuit of a Global Curriculum
This book is published through TeachThought by Terry Heick as part of the Innovate Learning series. Background Now over a decade into the 21 st century, there is tremendous pressure for education to “globalize.”
I tweeted out your idea. very cool. Thx by Aug 2
Really powerful way to incorporate TED into your learning environments. by Aug 2
Creative Education SIMMERING POT
Mira, piensa, profundiza y crea tu lección en TED-Ed
Kelvin Doe at TEDxTeen
State Of NOW's #140edu on USTREAM: Welcome to #140edu: Exploring the State of Education NOW This event will be taking place July 31st and August 1st 2012