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5 Tech-Friendly Lessons to Encourage Higher-Order Thinking -- THE Journal

5 Tech-Friendly Lessons to Encourage Higher-Order Thinking -- THE Journal | Cognitive education | Scoop.it
Mobile apps and Web 2.0 tools can facilitate implementation of activities requiring students to use skills at the top three levels of Bloom’s Revised Taxonomy--analyzing, evaluating, and creating.

Via Deb Gardner, Lynnette Van Dyke
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Infographic: Preparing Teachers for Deeper Learning

Infographic: Preparing Teachers for Deeper Learning | Cognitive education | Scoop.it
We need a competency-based learning model for teachers, too.

Via Beth Dichter, Lynnette Van Dyke
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Beth Dichter's curator insight, April 22, 2014 8:46 PM

This infographic provides a look at what may need to change in teacher education. Areas explored include:

* Preparation and Professional Development, including sections on

        - The Problem

        - The Question

        - The Answer

        - The Opportunity

* Design Principles for the Next-Gen Teacher

* Competency-Based Development System

* Get Involved in Shaping the Future of Teacher Preparation

* What's Next

This infographic may make you look at the professional development that is offered in your school. Is it helping you become a "Next-Gen Teacher"? Do you have the necessary skills to help your students become critical thinkers? Collaborative problem solvers? Do you think we should be moving towards compentency based learning and do you model this in your classroom? This infographic may raise many questions.