Day: November 12, 2017

What 60 Schools Can Tell Us About Teaching 21st Century Skills: Grant Lichtman at TEDxDenverTeachers

x The rate of change in the world demands that we re-imagine and restructure the foundational learning relationship among students, teachers, and knowledge. In September 2012, pursuing a decades-long passion for transformational education, Grant packed up his Prius and set off on a solo, nationwide research tour to discover what schools are doing to prepare students for an evolving future. Find out what he learned from three months on the road visiting 21 states, 64 schools, and the great ideas of 500 educators. Presented by Grant Lichtman, Author and Educational Consultant. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx...

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Open Educational Resources (Oer)

x Please see http://openworldbooks.com for more information about MOOCs and Open Education Around the World. Curtis J. Bonk (Editor), Mimi M. Lee (Editor), Thomas C. Reeves (Editor), Thomas H. Reynolds (Editor). Published by Routledge Chapman & Hall, 2015. MOOCs and Open Education is a edited collection that articulates issues pertaining to massively open online courses (MOOC) and open education resources . As distance learning technology becomes more prolific there is a expanding desire to understand how these MOOC classes are being conducted. Educators and many other participants would like to be more aware of these exciting new open education...

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