Robert Schuetz

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This Champion Learns From Failure

Finding my Fingers; A Learning Story

Climate, Collaboration, and School Culture

What are the assumptions can we make about a school from the moment we pass through the main entrance? Are those assumptions reinforced or refuted …

Teaching

Teacher Title; Obstruction or Advantage?

<b>"In learning, you will teach, and in teaching, you will learn."</b> - Phil Collins<br>What comes to mind when you hear the word, teacher? Do you picture …

Teaching

What Are Words For; Learning, Unlearning, and Relearning

Bruce Dixon, from Modern Learners, says, "<i>...</i><i>no matter who you are, this time, right now, is a truly awesome time to be a learner.</i><i></i> " While I agree …

School Culture and Perpetual Beta

Perpetual beta is the retaining of a program or system in the beta, or unfinished, stage of development for an indefinite period of time. If schools …

Pedagogy

Overpowering the Regularities of School

Shared by Bruce Dixon as part of last week's change.school provocations, HundrED.org is a Finnish organization gathering information from school …

Pedagogy

School Stories and the Importance of Coherent, Consistent Messages

You're watching television when a restaurant commercial appears showing beautiful images of delicious meals. Your mouth waters as you gaze upon juicy …

Pedagogy

What's Your School Mission?

"<i>What's your mission?</i>", Asked Will Richardson. Who would have thought such a simple question could be so provoking and actionable? Richardson travels …

Schools and the Changing Nature of Work

<b>"What do you want to be when you grow up?"</b> <br>Who among us wasn't asked this question during our formative years? How many of us, even after many years, …

Pew Research Center

What is the Secret Sauce of School Change?

"There's an assumption that schools are for students' learning. Well, why aren't they just as much for teachers' learning?" - Seymour Sarason"I'm not …

Learning

Two More Cs Please

We are nearly twenty percent into the 21st century, and unless you've been trapped under an enormous rock, you've likely come across information …

Pedagogy

Change.School; Because Who Wants to Struggle Alone? (3.0)

Change, as I have learned, can be a struggle. I've written previously about my fifty years of learning and teaching in schools, thinking this bought …

Connectivism

Tech Rationing 2017; What's in the Bag?

Last week, Aaron Davis asked, "what are your ed-tech survival rations?" What are those items that would cause you to turn the car around and head …

Education Technology

The Subtle Beauty of Early Morning Learning Walks

A few weeks ago, I wrote about how wearable technology was changing my behavior for the better. After a month of walking at least 8000 steps per day, …

Wearable Tech

Four Reasons Why a Library Makerspace Makes Perfect Sense

<b>"Making in the library is about offering students opportunities to move from simply being users and consumers to being creators, by providing them</b> …

Makerspaces

Nocking the Arrow

Wisdom, according to Dictionary.com, is "the quality or state of being wise;<br>knowledge of what is true or right coupled with just judgment as to …

8 Ways to Use Technology to Engage Students Better

Students