Visible Learning in Literacy: 3 Takeaways from John Hattie and Nancy Frey

The Web20Classroom

Opportunity to learn with renowned education researchers and practitioners rejuvenates the mind and reignites the passion in many educators. The second day at the Visible Learning Institute in San Diego provided attendees choice in one of two paths in which to learn; literacy and math.

Increasing student engagement, by design

Turn to Your Neighbor

I added a few dabs of my own design DNA and have since taught the project-based learning course, Technology and Innovation in Higher Education, twice at The University of Texas at Austin. I use the team-based feature of Learning Catalytics (also developed by Mazur) to deliver CO-LABS.

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Increasing student engagement, by design

Turn to Your Neighbor

I added a few dabs of my own design DNA and have since taught the project-based learning course, Technology and Innovation in Higher Education, twice at The University of Texas at Austin. I use the team-based feature of Learning Catalytics (also developed by Mazur) to deliver CO-LABS.

From Personalized Math to Micro-Schools, This NewSchools Cohort Is Reimagining Learning

Edsurge

Scott Benson NewSchools Venture Fund Twitter: @scottb_edu So their two organizations decided to work together, creating The Collaborative—a ten-month, intensive professional-development experience for ten school districts and charter school management organizations from across the country. The ten teams met once each in San Francisco, Austin, and New York City and also worked with Collaborative staff and consultants locally over the course of the 2016-17 school year.

Redesigning the Syllabus to Reflect the Learning Journey

Edsurge

Personalized learning is still in its infancy—as are the curricular tools and resources available to support teachers in implementing it. Currently, there is no shortage of articles offering a high-level look at how and why personalized learning will impact student growth, and conference sessions where teachers are encouraged to change the way they teach, but not given the tools to modify their instructional practices. Learning journey for 8th grade geography built Venngage in 2017.

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The Best Way to Predict the Future is to Issue a Press Release

Hack Education

This talk was delivered at Virginia Commonwealth University today as part of a seminar co-sponsored by the Departments of English and Sociology. ” Take “collaborative learning,” for example, which this year’s K–12 report posits as a mid-term trend.

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