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APK’s & One Very Tough Crowd

We started off this past Monday looking back on our discussion from last Friday and on our second Critical Commentary.  The topic; technology and our personal, professional rules for school. Some great thoughts that came up included:

always having a backup plan
using technology that is somewhat introductory, so that the students with out experience won’t experience marginalization and a more level playing field for the students is created
and mastering the technology yourself before implementing it with your students

Tiarra was today’s quotable for a thought she put into her Critical Commentary. “The so-called information revolution itself is actually  and more accurately, […]

Elevator Pitches Without Any Hitches

This Tuesday’s installment of GRS featured a significant time for prep-work on our Collaborative Conversations at Seneca Park Zoo Tuesday the 24th. We started class off by riding the elevator between the first and fourth floors and timing our journeys with a partner. We put all of our times together and found the average of the trips. In the meantime we used out Do-Nows and employed a technique called “Pass-Read-Steal.” Our idea theft prompted a conversation on “authentic learning spaces” containing a good deal of praise of our classmates for their ideas on what constitutes an authentic […]