Robert Caldwell

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So you want to flip your course?

Traditionally classroom time has been spent on lecture. A teacher stands at the front of a room and presents a PowerPoint presentation. While this is …

Make Science Interesting

Sometimes we get so caught up in different pedagogical theories and ensuring that we teach complex scientific principles accurately and completely, …

Some Creative Strategies for Class Discussions

So you have flipped your classroom by recording a few brief videos which present the topic you are teaching, and your students have watched the …

KQED

By Dolores Gende<p>Apple’s iBooks2 and authoring app has created big waves in education circles. But smart educators don’t necessarily need Apple’s …

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Jody Strauch<p><b>By A. Adam Glenn</b><p>The phenomenal growth of Pinterest has sparked interest among millions of users.<p>It’s also spread to journalism educators, …

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By Katrina Schwartz<p>Educators have been tapping into the wildly popular online game Minecraft for its potential as a learning tool for a while now — …

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By Jennifer Roland<p>In the weeks since Learnist launched, educators have been finding ways to put it to use.<p>Learnist, as many have already pointed out, …

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In just a few weeks, school will start again in most schools. For teachers gearing up for the new school year, here are some instructive articles …

Education Technology

The Founder of Khan Academy on How to Blend the Virtual with the Physical

Whenever people imagine virtual anything, they immediately pit it against its physical counterpart—Amazon versus physical book stores, Wikipedia …

Education Technology

15 Tools For Better Project-Based Learning

Teachers Don't Work Hard Enough? Think Again!

TEACHERS DON'T WORK HARD ENOUGH?<p>THINK AGAIN!<p>THE ESTIMATED AVERAGE YEARLY SALARY<p>FOR A U.S. SCHOOL TEACHER IS<p>$49,000<p>ISN'T THIS TOO MUCK? MOST TEACHERS …

Teaching

A Network of Young Innovators: These Are the TechGirls

On the 8th floor of Yahoo!'s Washington, D.C. office, the conversation is buzzing with 27 teenage girls asking questions. They were not asking about Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer, or talking about how they use Tumblr. Instead, "What is the total percentage of women who work at Yahoo!?" asked Imene, a …

Learn to play. Play to learn.

Featured Event<p>GLS Conference<p>The Games+Learning+Society Conference, held annually in Madison, provides a forum for games researchers, game designers, …

Learning