Monique McQueen

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Finland’s school reforms won't scrap subjects altogether

Finland’s plans to replace the teaching of classic school subjects such as history or English with broader, cross-cutting “topics” as part of a major …

Goodbye, math and history: Finland wants to abandon teaching subjects at school

Finland already has one of the best school education systems. It always ranks near the top in mathematics, reading, and science in the prestigious …

Education

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Profile: Fielding/Nair International

Fielding/Nair International<p>About<p>We design school facilities for today and tomorrow with one primary goal in mind — to improve learning. With …

FNI’s process discovers each school’s mission and ethos, then bases a new Master Plan on this collaboration. This vide...<p>FNI led a district wide …

Curriculum21 — Clearinghouse

(1 ratings)<p>Tech Valley High School (TVHS) is a regional public high school that integrates technology, business acumen and immersive science, …

Curriculum21 — Heidi Hayes Jacobs

by Heidi Hayes Jacobs<p>Ubiquitous in every sphere of education; the word “technology” is splattered loosely. No subliminal messaging here, the term is …

GIS Mapping Software, Spatial Data Analytics & Location Platform

Data meets geography at Esri, a billion-dollar company whose mapping technology enables feats like predicting flash floods, managing supply chains in …

Geospatial Analysis

Tiny House Models to Scale

Spring Hill Young Writers Group

In 2015 eight top Year 8 writers from Terrace, Grammar, Girls Grammar and All Hallows were given an amazing opportunity at the end of last term: they …

Edutech Fantasy Quest Writing Presentation

• Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VjDF8xAW_4I&list=PLxnBlY3ablCnryhcQCYez9MYUffQqb4v0<br>• Ipad activities: …

Education Technology

The Global Librarian

The Global Librarian has been released under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 license! This means that readers can download and remix elements of …

exploring the potential of mobile tools for delivering library services

Oct<p>25<p>Author: <br>Kathryn Barwick<p>Welcome to the 23 Mobile Things course website!<p>The course is self paced, you can work through each lesson at your own …

Jan Holmquist

The way we form meaning is hugely based on the biases we have. Facts will not always convince people they are wrong. In this presentation.<br>I focus on …

The Principal of Change

Many educators are great at bringing “experts” into their classrooms. I always say that the best person to teach kids about space is probably an …

Pedagogy

Beware online "filter bubbles"

As web companies strive to tailor their services (including news and search results) to our personal tastes, there's a dangerous unintended …

APIs

The Library at the Dock

Melbourne Docklands’ newest public building, The Library at the Dock, was officially opened on Saturday 31 May 2014 by Victorian Premier Denis …

Docklands library choices not just for the bookish

A recording studio, editing facilities, a big-screen TV and even a table tennis table - this is what a new library looks like in 2014.<p>Happily, books …

International Society for Technology in Education

Accelerate innovation. Transform learning.<br>Register for ISTE 2018!<p>ISTE CENTRALAccess member-only tools and resources.<p>WATCH NOWBright ideas delivered …

Education Technology

Connected 3D Printing Solutions

KUKA Robotics<p>Watch a global leader in robotics and automation use MakerBot 3D printers from design all the way to manufacturing and custom end-use …

3D Printing

Including Student Voice

Why is Student Voice Important?<p>One of the principles guiding the transformation work at Sammamish is that student achievement and engagement will …

Pedagogy

The Library Voice

Classroom Doodles....A Doodle For Just About Everything!<p>This week as I was pulling resources together for the...<p>...<i>Black History Month Collection</i>, I …

An inventory of the meaningful life.

All artists know that the deeply personal is the only real gateway to the universal; that we are only free to see to the farthest horizons after we have closely examined our most intimate landscapes. Some swing these doors of perception with virtuosity orders of magnitude greater than others, as …

Beatrix Potter

Open Badges Homepage

Open Badges are visual tokens of achievement, affiliation, authorization, or other trust relationship sharable across the web. Open Badges represent …

Education Technology

Badge Library

Safer Internet Day 2018<p>Dreams and Goals<p>I am a digital citizen<p>English Constellation 1 - Creative Writing<p>Show and Tell<p>English Star<p>Drama Club Badge<p>LCS …

404 Page Not Found

File or directory not found<p>The resource you tried to access isn't here anymore. Perhaps it has been moved or deleted.<p>Return to Home PageGo …

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The Original Flat Stanley Project

<i>“Kids- if YOU keep your sense of humor, and reach out to other kids in ALL the world, and get them to reach out to you in their own way, there may be</i> …

Peeragogy Handbook V1.0

<i>This book is the Wikibooks adaptation of Version 1 of the Peeragogy Handbook, which is dedicated to the Public Domain under the Creative Commons Zero</i> …

Common Sense Education