By Dave Fidlin Correspondent With sweeping technological changes in recent years, it's no secret that today's students are some of the savviest when it comes to using all the new gizmos and gadgets that have been introduced.
Teaching often emphasizes the lower end of Bloom's taxonomy even though it has been recently revised to have content creation at the top. Creating content often entails using all the lower levels of the taxonomy.
TED Talks In this talk from RSA Animate, Sir Ken Robinson lays out the link between 3 troubling trends: rising drop-out rates, schools' dwindling stake in the arts, and ADHD. An important, timely talk for parents and teachers.