Mo Greulich

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While this research broadly examines a trend in American culture, another study investigated specific individuals over time and revealed that …

What It Takes to Become an All Project-Based School

Here are a few of the statistics New Tech has gathered from their schools: students graduate at a rate six percent higher than the national average …

What Project-Based Learning Is -- and What It Isn't

For Terronez, the goal is to always connect classroom learning to its applications in the outside world. He's found that when the project is based in …

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“They all responded that seeing their friends at school made them happy, but school itself was not making them happy,” she said.<p>All students at New …

7 Essential Principles of Innovative Learning

Their book, <i>The Nature of Learning: Using Research to Inspire Practice</i> and the accompanying practitioner’s guide, lay out the key principles for …

7 Tenets of Creative Thinking

2. Creative Thinking Is Work<p>You must show passion and the determination to immerse yourself in the process of developing new and different ideas. The …

How Free Play Can Define Kids' Success

“So many of the things that we care about are completely learned through the creative process,” Ginsberg said at an event hosted by the Bay Area …

Beyond Grades and Trophies, Teaching Kids the Definition of Success

Levine joined host Dave Iverson on KQED's Forum to discuss her book. Here are some tips that surfaced from the conversation.<p><b>1. REMEMBER THE …

For Students, Why the Question is More Important Than the Answer

That's the premise of the Right Question Institute and a new book by its co-directors Dan Rothstein and Luz Santana. The book, <i>Make Just One Change:</i> …

Creativity and the Brain: What We Can Learn From Jazz Musicians

In recent years many schools have cut their art programs as non-essential subjects. At the same time, leaders are crying for more creative thinking …

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<b>RUBRICS</b><p>Teaching rubrics are a common tool in any classroom, but they can easily become a disguised checklist of tasks, instead of a living document …

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Any practice – athletic, artistic, even social – involves repeatedly failing till one gets the experience or activity right. We need to “keep the …

Fuel Creativity in the Classroom With Divergent Thinking

In Divergent, a dystopian future society has been divided into five factions based on perceived virtues. Young people are forced to choose a faction …

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Are We Wringing the Creativity Out of Kids?

One such intervention: “We have to expand our notion of what productivity means,” said Lehrer. “Right now we are grooming our kids to think in a very …

A Dr. Seuss-Inspired Guide to Twitter

Share<p>Dr. Seuss, the writer and illustrator behind children’s classics <i>The Cat in the Hat</i>, <i>How the Grinch Stole Christmas!</i> and <i>The Lorax</i>, would have …

Infographic: How Technology has Affected Education Over the Years

Innovating in the education realm is no easy task. In fact, it’s one of the most difficult industries to disrupt because of its traditional …

Advice from Artists on How to Overcome Creative Block, Handle Criticism, and Nurture Your Sense of Self-Worth

<i>“Inspiration is for amateurs — the rest of us just show up and get to work,”</i> Chuck Close scoffed. <i>“A self-respecting artist must not fold his hands on the pretext that he is not in the mood,”</i> Tchaikovsky admonished. <i>“Show up, show up, show up, and after a while the muse shows up, too,”</i> Isabel Allende …

The Other 21st Century Skills: Why Teach Them

The Other 21st Century Skills: Why Teach Them<p>Many have attempted to identify the skills important for a learner today in this era of the 21st century …

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Creativity Becomes an Academic DisciplineIT BOTHERS MATTHEW LAHUE and it surely bothers you: enter a public restroom and the stall lock is broken. …

App 101: Quick “How To Use Videos” of Popular Apps

Tips to Help You Tap Into Your Creative Mind

A popular we often hear is that creative minds think out of the box, but what about thinking inside the box but in novel and unprecedented ways, …

How to Tap Into Kids' Creative Confidence

More than 600 entries later, the winners have been announced. Among them is SelfStyle<b>,</b> submitted by Brad Filice.<p>“A lot of people tell teens who they …

2013’s Best Books on Writing and Creativity

After the year’s best books in photography, psychology and philosophy, art and design, history and biography, science and technology, “children’s” (though we all know what that means), and pets and animals, the season’s subjective selection of best-of reading lists concludes with the year’s best …

Ten Most Popular Educational YouTube Videos in 2013

<b>5. How Old Are Your Ears? (Hearing Test) vis AsapSCIENCE</b><p><b>6. Amazing Facts to Blow Your Mind Pt. 2 vis AsapSCIENCE</b><p><b>7. What If the Sun Disappeared? vis</b> …

Project Based Learning with iPads

<b>Bringing learning to life – Bringing Life to learning!</b><p>To start with, I think Project-based learning is the future of education. It puts students into …

What Teachers Need to Know about SAMR Model

SAMR was developed by Dr. Ruben Puentadura as a model for technology integration into the classroom. It is presumed to help teachers make a better …

One Step Towards A Growth Mindset

A lot has been said of developing a growth mindset. Carol Dweck is a great person to start with if you are unfamiliar with this term. Essentially, it …