Hi Mary Beth,
Thanks for adding me as a friend. I had a great weekend at the Great Mississippi River Balloon Race in Natchez, MS. I just heard about this Ning when I started checking my email amd Twitter DM's. Tom is a fantastic member of my PLN so I wanted to support this effort too.
The current generations of educators have a huge burden on their shoulders. They are the carriers of change. They have to encourage project-based learning, greater collaboration between the students, insightful discussions… the list goes on and on.Out of all trends in education, this is the most important one: teachers are being transformed into mentors. Since the role of the educator is changed, everything else changes, too: the teaching methods, the testing and grading, the way we pay…See More