GRC HBC Professional Reading
150 views | +0 today
GRC HBC Professional Reading
Professional Reading for Staff members in delivering quality education.
Curated by Aphrodite Cox
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by Aphrodite Cox from Newington Professional Reading
Scoop.it!

Insight for schools: Trends in university learning space design, big shift from lectures to collaborative learning

Insight for schools: Trends in university learning space design, big shift from lectures to collaborative learning | GRC HBC Professional Reading | Scoop.it
For many school-based educators, one of the justifications for maintaining a traditional teacher and content focused culture is the need to prepare students for university. But what if universities...

Via Sean Corcoran
Aphrodite Cox's insight:

Is Leanne onto something? Great for discussion prior to your QT round.

more...
Sean Corcoran's curator insight, July 12, 2015 7:56 AM

Another reason for collaborative learning environments - preparing students for university!

Rescooped by Aphrodite Cox from Newington Professional Reading
Scoop.it!

The Key to Empowering Educators? True Collaboration

The Key to Empowering Educators? True Collaboration | GRC HBC Professional Reading | Scoop.it
For Connected Educators Month, a key theme this year is how to move from merely connecting with other educators into collaborations that push pedagogy and the education conversation forward. A panel of educators who’ve made this kind of connection and collaboration the center of their work discussed the challenges posed by the current American education system and helped present a dream for what truly collaborative learning could look like.

Via Sean Corcoran
more...
Sean Corcoran's curator insight, February 23, 2014 7:22 AM

The benefits of moving to authentic and empowering collaborations.

Rescooped by Aphrodite Cox from Newington Professional Reading
Scoop.it!

For Effective Schools, Teamwork is Not Optional

For Effective Schools, Teamwork is Not Optional | GRC HBC Professional Reading | Scoop.it
The greatest resource that teachers have is other teachers. But sadly, teamwork and collaboration are not commonly found in schools. Having taught for 20 years myself, I know how it works.

Teachers

Via Sean Corcoran
more...
Sean Corcoran's curator insight, May 18, 2014 4:06 PM

Avoiding isolation. Benefits of collaboration and teamwork for teachers.