Monday, October 25, 2010

Peripheral Learning - outsourced tutoring

In an age where students able to acquire this type of peripheral learning with a few keystrokes, should we be pointing our students such a direction?  Check out the link below, and I would be interested to hear your comments..

Sunday, October 17, 2010

Check out this excellent document on how to get started with 21st Century Skills from nearby Maple Ridge!

Great start. Haven't had a chance to go through it exclusively, but it looks pretty good at first blush.

Saturday, October 16, 2010

How can we improve our G-Portfolios?

We just saw Will Richardson in Chicago this past week at the 21st Century Learning Conference.  He makes some very good points in this article

especially the one about modelling by the administrator.  I have realized that I need to model this for our staff, and do a better job on my own g-portfolio. What are other people doing right now to work on their G-portfolio? 

If you have not heard this term before, don't feel bad, just read the article above!