I just got this poster from a fellow teacher featuring the 6 thinking skills as outlined in the revised taxonomy. As you probably know, Blooms taxonomy that was first created in the 1950s has been revised by Krathwohl and there are two main changes that appeared in this revised taxonomy: the first one is semantic in that nouns are now being replaced with verbs; and the second change relates to the order of these thinking skills. In the old taxonomy, Bloom highlighted the importance of evaluating and therefore placed it at the top of the thinking continuum, but for Krathwohl Creating is the highest order thinking skill.
Libraries,archives and museums contributing to this amazing new resource! Spend some time exploring here, and you're bound to find great resources to share with classroom teachers. Be sure to share this with students!
In industries where good talent can be hard to find, companies are using algorithms to scour the Web for recruits, and in the process, they are challenging some traditional notions of hiring.
Mary Reilley Clark's insight:
"It's not about what you've studied. It's about what you've shipped." Searching for new tech employees via their online presence. This could be a great article for classroom debate, writing...what other jobs could be filled with algorithms? When should you (as a student) start building an online presence? Would your current online presence help or hinder you getting a job?
Robin Good: Here is a handy short guide to nine free infographic creation tools that can be utilized to create enticing visuals, word charts and data-based infographics without having special technical skills.
BookLamp is a book analytic engine powered by the Book Genome Project. BookLamp's technology has applications in book discovery, reader advisory, and book suggestions similar to how Pandora.com analyzes music.
Lots of ways to capture the knowledge and know-how of subject matter experts or SMEs.
Mary Reilley Clark's insight:
My dream is to have every student do an expert project over the course of a year, or semester, then have an expert fair where they can share their knowledge. These tools would be helpful in presenting SMEs in several classrooms.
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