Category Archives: Differentiation

Digital Differentiation: QR Codes

RT @pgsimoes Digital Differentiation – QR Codes on the iPad http://t.co/hLpmadrGZ3 (@soxnevad) #elearning #edtech

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EdWeek: Connection between Exit Exams and Prison?

http://mobile.edweek.org/c.jsp?DISPATCHED=true&cid=25983841&item=http%3A%2F%2Fblogs.edweek.org%2Fteachers%2Fliving-in-dialogue%2F2013%2F07%2Fexit_exams_boost_the_school_to.html

Rick Wormeli: Gradebooks

My brain is always racing after watching Rick’s videos…

Opinion: Learning faster without teachers

http://www.cnn.com/2013/02/27/opinion/ted-prize-students-teach-themselves?c=&page=1

College Readiness: Reading Critically | Edutopia

http://www.edutopia.org/blog/college-readiness-critical-reading-ben-johnson?utm_source=SilverpopMailing&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=012313%20enews%204th%20active%20openers&utm_content=&spMailingID=5486043&spUserID=MjcyOTI0ODYxNzES1&spJobID=63913081&spReportId=NjM5MTMwODES1

Salman Khan Describes Future Classrooms with Blended Learning

Interesting video from the mind behind the Khan Academy. Here he discusses how online learning is meant to mesh with — not replace — classroom learning. For me, this echoes Karen Hume’s discussion of balancing tradition with innovation. “Salman Khan Describes Future Classrooms with Blended Learning” on YouTube:

Tornado of Change in Education

An interesting post by Will Richardson (thought-provoking as usual) about the value of a college or university degree. He also points out and questions (as I am starting to) the assumption that university is the best / only / necessary path to take after high school. http://willrichardson.com/post/36888521605