Katie Muhtaris

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Library Catalogues

Digital Human Library is a not-for-profit organization advancing K-12 education as Canada’s premier digital experiential learning library. Through …

Education Technology

9 Fine Ways to Do Better 20% Time

<i>A global search in education blog post</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterTwenty percent time from Google. …

The Essential Underpinnings Of Shifting to ‘Modern Learning’

Will Richardson and Bruce Dixon are two longtime education activists and reformers who have become increasingly convinced that the current education …

Peaks and Valleys - An Interactive Story Map

Peaks and Valleys is an interactive story map produced on the ESRI platform. As you scroll through the story map the highest peaks and lowest valleys …

37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow

<b>37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow</b><p>Remixing the curriculum – compiling resources from a variety of sources such as free online texts, …

Education Technology

Microlearning: The e-Learning method taking off around the world

Technology is disrupting traditional learning bringing new methods and tools into educational institutions and businesses.<p>Microlearning, for …

Education Technology

Teacher turns class into a video game — and now every student is passing

It’s tough being a teacher. Kids have so many distractions in their lives, and it’s getting harder to engage tech-savvy students with more traditional subjects.<p>Elizabeth Box was struggling with engagement in her seventh-grade civics class in Okeechobee, Florida — the third-poorest Florida county, …

What Cutting Edge Looks Like In A School In 2015

Ready for a new school year? Your child probably spent the summer learning new skills or leveling up existing ones, be it coding, painting, swimming or music. When kids build skills, they acquire a greater sense of confidence and curiosity that will make them hungry for even more accomplishments. …

Education Technology

Bitsbox teaches kids to code

"My kids spent 6 hours playing with Bitsbox last night. They've been playing with Scratch and Code.org, but they felt that this was much cooler and …

Doctopus + Classroom + Goobric = :)

Stories from the Teaching Life with Penny Kittle Archives

Stories from the Teaching Life with Penny Kittle<p>Penny Kittle shares insightful, inspiring essays about teaching and life that she has written and …

Teaching