Wisdom Begins with Wonder

Entries from June 2011 ↓

Is this really inquiry?

Is this really inquiry? Hint: Who is asking the questions? Nice try, though AP!

Exploring web tools: Symbaloo

One web tool that I’m currently exploring is Symbaloo (www.symbaloo.com). Symbaloo is a free site that allows you to create a customized dashboard for the Internet. You. Can also create “web mixes” that you can choose to publish and share I’ve created a custom dashboard for my students with useful sites and tools for our […]

Evidence that PBL Works | Edutopia

Note: The post below is from Edutopia and refers to significant research supporting the effectiveness of Project-Based Learning (PBL). Evidence that PBL Works By Bob Lenz 9/30/10 Many of us out there know that project-based learning (PBL) inspires students to understand core content knowledge more deeply and gain key skills for success in college and […]

Summer plans (and beyond…)

So, I've decided to jump into getting my Master's degree this summer. I hadn't originally planned to start it until next summer but my internship with the DOE ACTS program fell under the federal budget axe. Meanwhile, I heard about an intriguing program through University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh called "Teaching 2.0." This program is […]