From Richard Byrne – As the new school year starts many teachers will be trying to develop classroom blogs for the first time or revamping old blogs for the new year. The slides below contain examples of classroom blogs.
What Adele Diamond is learning about the brain challenges basic assumptions in modern education. Her work is scientifically illustrating the educational power of things like play, sports, music, memorization, and reflection. What nourishes the human spirit, the whole person, it turns out, also hones our minds.
A discussion of the 2014 El Paso Independent School District project to supply students with Chromebooks or iPads in place of paper textbooks. Drs. Richard A. Smith and Caroline M. Crawford conduct the discussion.