People who worried that the technology boom would lead to kids playing video games in class were right: In schools around the country, students are playing such games as Minecraft, World of Warcraft, and Angry Birds—and their teachers are...
Alvaro Ricardez's insight:
We teachers must start playing too, in order to discover the many opportunities waiting there!
How do we help our students develop a perceptive awareness like Darwin’s, noticing the details and layers of the English language? Using think-aloud, metacognitive, or cognitive apprenticeship approaches (Duffy et al.
Active Textbook provides educators with the tools to extend and customize digital learning materials, making them truly engaging for effective learning outcomes. Students can interact with customized content and cooperate with their peers using built-in social learning tools available on a variety of computing devices.