“ On this page, find an infographic addressing the 19 Learner Burdens. These are the thoughts and attached feelings experienced by a learner, either consciously or subconsciously, when engaging with a learning program. ”
“ by Med Kharbach "Games are very important for learning and James Paul Gee has empirically proved this in his wonderful book " What Video Games Have to Teach Us about Learning and Literacy".”
Via Selena Chan
“This Fordham Institute publication—co-authored by President Chester E. Finn Jr. and VP Michael J. Petrilli—pushes folks to think about what comes next in the journey to common education standards and tests.”
Via Mel Riddile
States are exploring the use of creativity indexes to measure innovation in schools; preschoolers are learning in dual-language immersion programs; and districts are using brain science research for students with learning disabilities.
Before the advent of Twitter, most educators I know had limited opportunities to collaborate with colleagues outside their building. Some subscribed to listservs or participated in online forums, but these outlets lacked critical mass; teachers also networked at in-person conferences and training sessions, but these isolated events didn't provide ongoing support.
Enter Twitter. I've heard many educators say that Twitter is the most effective way to collaborate and that they've learned more with Twitter than they have from years of formal professional development.
Here are some of the specific ways educators are using Twitter to collaborate:
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