Category Archives: Education

Adjusting the default settings: Educoach

RT @CmunroOz “Adjusting your default settings through coaching  … #educoach @jocpyp @debsnet”

How can the US improve foreign language education?

RT @MsClaraGalan “How can the US improve foreign language education?  … via @TheAtlantic #langchat #edchat”

Happiness correlates to achievement

Happiness correlates with intrinsic motivation & grades; sometimes it takes a Harvard study to point out the obvious:

The Perfect Language Learner

perf lang learner

RT @LanguageDove “The perfect #language #learner”

Neuroscience & teaching

“A Primer: Neuroscience & Teaching Strategies” #blendedlearning

Make Thinking Visible

RT @HollyClarkEdu “Making Thinking Visible in a Technology Infused Classroom   #edtech”

#Flip your class with new guide by #Coursera

Interactive Guide to Making Flipped Videos for your class– Thanks @coursera !

Proficiency based learning

“With Proficiency-based learning, educators provide kids with a vision about what is great about being an adult.”

Proficiency based, or mastery based learning–either of these keywords brings up a growing wealth of discussion leading beyond the macro-differentiation of many current blended learning programs and make entry into the world of micro-differentiation possible. If teachers could go beyond standards and into creating content that shows mastery, many students would follow.

Are you ready to go Blended?


RT @gmagley “How Do You Score on This Blended Learning Checklist?  … #edtech via @EdSurge”

GoogleEduOnAir Mantra

Stop asking kids what they want to be when they grow up. Start asking “What problems do you want to solve when you grow up?” #GoogleEduOnAir