One of my favorite Web 2.0 tool is Voicethread, billed as a 'group audio blog' by its creators. Voicethread allows users to upload a collection of images about any topic, and then to engage in an ongoing conversation about each...
During the opening keynote at The Teaching Professor Conference, Elizabeth F. Barkley, presented on a topic she titled Terms of Engagement: Understanding and Promoting Student Engagement in Today’s College Classroom.
Kelly Jordan and I team teach 43 Grade Two students at Leopold Primary School.Global Collaboration is integrated into our curriculum on a daily basis. Our class blog is http://2kmand2kj.global2.vic.edu.au/
Cooperative learning is a powerful teaching strategy that's more than just a passing fad. Research has shown that when implemented properly, students in cooperative learning classrooms outperform their peers in traditional classrooms. The key is knowing how to implement the strategies to foster interaction while making sure all students are held accountable.