Is online learning the way to go?

Educators love and loathe different aspects of online learning – but the results speak for themselves. The latest example: In one Chicago school district, 50 middle school students took an online math class in the summer of 2010. The online course essentially crammed a year’s worth (two full semesters) of math into six weeks. Result:…

The Innovative Educator: 7 Solutions for Educators Who Want 21st Century Students to Tune In

“If your target audience isn’t listening to you, it’s not their fault, it’s yours” Seth Godin   More and more I am reading articles like this one Colleges worry about always-plugged-in students. In it they talk about college professors and administrators who have or are considering unplugging student’s access to the internet or banning technology…

Iowa One to One Conference: Web 2.0 Smackdown Resources | Angela Maiers Educational Services, Inc.

Iowa 1:1 Smackdown – April 20, 2011 Compiled and Organized from #i11ismackdown thread on Twitter by @murphhutson YouPublish Turn writing into a flippable online book!  via eolsonteacher Erin Olson PiratePad This looks fun…collaboration tool!  http://bit.ly/6BEQic via eolsonteacher Erin Olson Twiddla team white board and another conversation tool  via eolsonteacher Erin Olson Model Un If the…