Chris Stein

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Content Does Not Change Behavior

I was recently invited to the d.School (bucket list…check) with some amazing educators and friends and we were tasked with creating a “hack”— a quick …

Pedagogy
Education Technology

Pedagogy of the Precariat

by PETAR JANDRIC and HENRY A. GIROUX<p>An important and broad ranging interview with Henry A. Giroux that addresses critical pedagogy in and for the age …

Pedagogy

23 Teachers Who Won At Life

True legends of the educational field.

The declining productivity of education

US economic development has stalled. We’ve recently learned that only about half of people born around 1980 earn more today than their parents did at …

Education

The broken edtech ecosystem investors once avoided is changing

Charles Wiles Contributor<p>Charles Wiles is CEO and co-founder of education technology firm Zzish and former UK product manager at Google.<p>“Don’t go into education technology, no one makes any money,” was the advice I once got from an early founder of an edtech startup that failed.<p>It used to be an all …

Education Technology

The effects of using an interactive whiteboard on the academic achievement of university students

Today, radical changes are being introduced in cultural and social life by computers that store, retrieve and process information and the Internet …

Education Technology

Teacher Asks Students To Write Her Notes And The Outcome Is Eye-Opening

Third grade teacher Kyle Schwartz wanted to better understand her students' lives, so she asked them directly. In her Doull Elementary class in Denver, CO, she had students write down what they wish Schwartz knew, and they openly shared pieces of their home and school life.<p>"As a new teacher, I …

Teaching
Mobile Photography

How to take Artistic Portraits in Low Light - Pocket Tripod

Do you ever feel really disappointed with the photographs you take indoors, especially in low light? They come out blurry and a bit grainy; so you …

Magic Hour: Choosing the best time for outdoor photography

A sunset captured during the”magic hour”Some many of the photos I take that people ‘oooh’ and ‘aaaah’ about are landscapes taken during ‘magic hour’ …

Landscape Photography

I’m really excited to share this interview with Brendan Ó Sé, an award winning mobile photographer who currently has one of his iPhone photos …

Why Is Light So Important?

Light is one of the most important elements to consider when taking photos. A really great shot could be ruined if the lighting isn’t good. Taking …