I have been quiet on Twitter and my blogs lately because I have experienced major life changes that have taken all my energy. I’ve moved from the Midwest in the USA to the small island nation of Bahrain in the Middle East. I’m eating new food, sleeping in a new bed, and walking across two… Read more What Changes!
Thanks to a tweet from Nancy Carroll, I learned about Will Richardson’s huge project. #geniushour @joykirr @mrsdkrebs Interested? #whyschoolbook via @plnaugle: Have you seen this http://t.co/eYPrqz94ZY. I just signed up.” — Nancy Carroll (@ncarrollDLC) April 20, 2013 It will be a movie inspired by his TED book Why School? He wrote about the project on… Read more Why School? The Movie
Mitch Resnick, of MIT Media Lab and Lifelong Kindergarten, has a new TED Talk out, here and embedded below. Take 17 minutes to watch it today. You will not be disappointed — learners of all ages, elementary through adults. As a result of this talk, more and more people will be inventing, designing, creating, building,… Read more Mitch Resnick: Let’s Teach Kids to Code
I am so excited about creativity and learning. I can’t read enough or learn enough about how students learn and what creativity has to do with it. (Speaking of reading and learning about creativity and learning: I’m just finishing up The Element by Sir Ken Robinson for #geniushour chat on Wednesday, January 2, at 8:00… Read more Creativity and Learning