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Important Documents for Reference
What is PBL?
Articles on PBL
PBL on Storify
Resources on PBL
Videos on PBL
The Digital Classroom
The Flipped Classroom
Tech Tools for Education
The 4 C's - 21st Century Skills of PBL
PBL-WL Project Ideas
Project ideas for novice
Project ideas for intermediate
Project ideas for advanced
What Students will do next
Are We Innovating, or Just Digitizing Traditional Teaching?
by Beth Holland
Blended learning ...
Exploring the World in Your Class
by Matthew Farber, Ed.D.
A collection of g...
Confronting the Abominable Snow Day
by Alyssa Tormala, Ellie Gilbert
Using digital too...
The Crisis in Black Education: Crafting Mirrors Where Kids Can See Themselves
by Betty Ray
A veteran educato...
Kindness: A Lesson Plan
by Rebecca Alber
2 Research-Tested Learning Strategies
by Yana Weinstein, Megan A. Smith
Spaced practice a...
The Big List of Educational Grants and Resources
Get a roundup of ...
26 Research-Based Tips You Can Use in the Classroom Tomorrow
by Todd Finley
Whether you want ...
When Mindfulness Feels Like a Necessity
by Aukeem Ballard
It’s quick ...
The Optimal Seating Plan? Letting Your Students Choose
by Emelina Minero
Teaching Students Good Digital Citizenship
Podcasts and the Classroom
10 TED Talks for Educators in 2017
Teens, Social Media, and Narcissism
Bringing Art Back With Technology
Classroom Technology: What’s New For 2017?
The Pros and Cons of Technology
Cursive in the Classroom: What Else is Becoming Obsolete?
What is ‘School Choice’?
Head of the Class: 2016’s Top Technology
21st Century Skills
digital story telling
project based learning
web 2.0 tools
21st Century Skills
Critical Thinking - a 21st Century Skill
Not that it hasn't been important to think critically for a few centuries now, but that CT is important in a new way in the digital age. Here are some resources to help us think critically about CT! Is that metacritical thinking?
Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
THE 21ST CENTURY SKILLS TEACHERS SHOULD HAVE
We need first of all to "think different" as Apple would tell us!
The wrong way...
Sadly, many of our colleagues think this way!
How about a new paradigm?
Yes, that's more like it! PBL, PLNs, 4 C's, Digital Connections, Engagement, Problem Solving... a new kind of teacher.
BLOOM’S TAXONOMY: THE 21ST CENTURY VERSION
This is a great page with several infographics to help sort out how Bloom's Taxonomy fits in with CT, with emphasis on:
1 – The cognitive : The intellectual or knowledge based domain consisted of 6 levels . Associated with the verb to THINK
2 – The Affective : Emotional or attitudinal based domain and consists of 5 levels. It is associated with the verb to FEEL
3 – The Psycho motor : The physical skills based domain and consists of 6 levels.
Bloom's Digital Taxonomy
@ Educational Orgami Wiki - a TON of information!
Good Articles on Critical Thinking
Understanding How the Brain Thinks
by Judy Willis @ Edutopia
Ensuring Critical Thinking in PBL
by Andrew K. Miller, on his blog and on the
ASCD Whole Child Blog
these 2 articles @
Intel's Designing Effective Projects
Articles from BIE.org
Does Project Based Learning Teach Critical Thinking_.pdf
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