Purposeful Pedagogy
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An online library of effective teaching techniques and methodologies which inspire enduring and meaningful learning.
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Reasons to be teaching | Steve Wheeler

Reasons to be teaching | Steve Wheeler | Purposeful Pedagogy | Scoop.it
The two most important days in your life are the day you were born, and the day you find out why. - Mark Twain.

Discovering that above all other things, you want to be a teacher, is one thing.

Seeing that long and sometimes tortuous journey through to its conclusion is another.

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21st Century Learning

21st Century Learning | Purposeful Pedagogy | Scoop.it
This is the new buzz world this year in our schools. But, is it really new or is it just integrating the computer lab into the classroom? Or is it doing what some of the best teachers already do? T...

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Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's curator insight, March 17, 2014 1:37 PM

Being as tech savvy as students means knowing when we do not know something and being open about it. Student voice needs to be taken into consideration along with the teacher voice in healthy dialogue. It is not all about technology. It is using it well and knowing when to use it well. 

Lena Leirdal's curator insight, August 30, 2014 6:45 AM

27 ways to become a better 21st century teacher. Many interesting aspects, and I believe many teachers already follow many of these. However, some reminders are always useful and inspirational! I particularly like the suggestion to participate in conference calls around the world with your class. Or perhaps follow a MOOC, either with you students or to develop your own teaching further? 

 

(Check out this MOOC (in Norwegian) about smart learning http://www.mooc.no/course/smart-laering-2/

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Designing for Emergence: The Role of the Instructor in Student-Centered Learning - Hybrid Pedagogy

Designing for Emergence: The Role of the Instructor in Student-Centered Learning - Hybrid Pedagogy | Purposeful Pedagogy | Scoop.it
we seem to talk about instructor role so rarely that she becomes not only intangible, but at times invisible. Part of the problem seems to be that we’ve conflated instructor role with “authority,” and we’ve regarded authority as a dirty word

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