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hbarlaam's Groups (8)

  • 21st Century Science Educators

    72 members Latest Activity: Nov 9, 2013 How can science teachers best use the tools of today, without sacrificing lab experiences or inquiry?

  • Inquiry

    27 members Latest Activity: Feb 7, 2013 A group for teachers using inquiry in their classrooms.

  • Biology Teachers

    20 members Latest Activity: Mar 30, 2013 Just want to link up with any Biology teachers out there.

  • Science Teachers

    44 members Latest Activity: Oct 17, 2013 Connect with other science teachers from around the globe and share innovative ideas or thoughts on science education

  • Brain Based Teaching

    135 members Latest Activity: Jun 19 A group of educators interested in maximizing student potential through the use of brain-based teaching techniques. Teach to the way the brain…

  • Diigo

    143 members Latest Activity: Mar 6 How are you using Diigo in learning environments? This research tool has a great deal of potential for individuals and groups looking to grow…

  • Using Probing Questions in Science

    5 members Latest Activity: Oct 17, 2013

    A group where educators can collaborate on creating probing questions that identify misconceptions related to science concepts inlcuding, but not…

  • Project-Based Learning (PBL)

    290 members Latest Activity: Jun 19 This group is for those who implement the project-based learning model or want to learn more about it.

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Stop 20th Century Thinking

In the 21st Century our approach to education can and should be very different from previous centuries. The basic skills we teach are pretty much the same, but the tools we have to use require a different approach, as well as additional and very different literacies from centuries past. Information once difficult to find, maintain, and disseminate is now found by a voice command to a mobile device. The model of the teacher as the content expert standing in the front of the room, lecturing to…See More
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Stop 20th Century Thinking

In the 21st Century our approach to education can and should be very different from previous centuries. The basic skills we teach are pretty much the same, but the tools we have to use require a different approach, as well as additional and very different literacies from centuries past. Information once difficult to find, maintain, and disseminate is now found by a voice command to a mobile device. The model of the teacher as the content expert standing in the front of the room, lecturing to…See More
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