Jo Quinlan

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Recommended for Teachers | Project Based Learning

Whether you’re a teacher of kindergartners or high school chemistry, work in a large public school or a small charter or private school, we’ve got …

Project Based Learning: Start Here

<b>Despite the popularity of project based learning, a lot of teachers haven’t gotten around to trying it yet.</b> You’ve been meaning to; you just haven’t …

A Better List Of Ideas For Project-Based Learning

<b>A Better List Of Ideas For Project-Based Learning</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>At TeachThought, we’re huge fans of project-based learning.<p>While there is no …

Education Technology

5 Keys to Rigorous Project-Based Learning

Use this roundup page to discover why project-based learning is a dynamic classroom approach in which students actively explore real-world problems …

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Reports on Digital Media and Learning

• Paperback $20.00 £14.99<p>Benefits and Challenges for Learning and Assessment<p>Paperback $20.00 £14.99<p>Paperback $20.00 £14.99<p>Music Videos and Creative …

Entertainment Technology Center

Post Graduation survey results from ETC students who completed degree requirements during the December 2016, May 2017 and August 2017 …

Webinars

Hi Steve, I love the graphic representation of dig...

Hi Steve, I love the graphic representation of digital literacies. What I'm wondering is where or how the types of literacies might fit. For example, …

Running the Numbers

Learning Space Rating System

Overview<p>The Learning Space Rating System (LSRS) project provides a set of measurable criteria to assess how well the design of classrooms support and …

FLEXspace

<b>FLEXspace is your one-stop shop for best practices, detailed examples, and a community<br>dedicated to improving learning spaces around the …

College & University

100+ Alternative Search Engines You Should Know

If someone asks you, off the top of your head, what search engines you use or know off, chances are you’ll be naming the regulars: Google, Bing, …

Grimshaw Designs NSW's First High-rise Public School

The multi-storey design for a proposed primary and secondary school in Parramatta presages further densification throughout the suburbs of …

Dictionary of Education

Access to the complete content on Oxford Reference requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the …

The best kindergarten you’ve ever seen

At this school in Tokyo, five-year-olds cause traffic jams and windows are for Santa to climb into. Meet: the world's cutest kindergarten, designed …

What is an iCentre?

Recent presentation on the iCentre concept:<p><b>Implementing an iCentre approach: Your destiny, by design</b> from <b>Lyn Hay</b> <b></b><p>It’s a concept I developed in 2009.<p>I …

Interactive infographic: Map your project

You’ve arrived. You’ve done your research. You’ve read the blog posts. You’ve heard the tales of deep learning and student engagement, and you know …

Developing students' digital literacy

The issue<p>Even today’s students need support with some areas of digital practice, particularly in an academic context, so it’s important to make sure …

Longform

Today, April 2<p>On photographer Garry Winogrand and the unedited archive of more than half a million exposures he left behind.<p>On the floating villages …

Video games could be the greatest storytelling medium of our age – if only the worlds of art and technology would stop arguing and take notice<p>It’s an unfortunate feature of working as both a novelist and a games designer that I end up sitting through a lot of panels, round-tables, conferences, …

Storytelling

Rethinking Learning in the Age of Digital Fluency

Digital connectivity is a transformative phenomenon of the 21st century. While many have debated its impact on society, educators have been quick to mandate technology in school development - often without analysing the digital fluency of those involved, and the actual impact on learning. Is being …

Learning Places and Spaces - virtual and actual

Over the years I've been lucky enough to be engaged in some of <b>the most</b> ambitious, and pioneering, on-line learning projects - and that meant …

The End of the Internet Dream

In 20 years, the Web might complete its shift from liberator to oppressor. It’s up to us to prevent that.<p><i>Earlier this month Jennifer Granick was the</i> …

Privacy

Stagnant and dull, can digital books ever replace print? – Craig Mod

From 2009 to 2013, every book I read, I read on a screen. And then I stopped. You could call my four years of devout screen‑reading an experiment. I …