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June 11, 2012


Preview: I will be hosting a Google + Hangout on Sunday, 10 June at 5:00 pm New York time for those who are interested.  If you have a Google + account, just go to my G+ page and join when you see it listed (maybe 5 minutes before the hour).  If you do not have an account and want to be invited, please send me an e mail at and let me know.  Thanks and looking forward to seeing .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on June 9, 2012.
Title: Google + Hangout Sunday
Preview: On Sunday, 10 June, we will have a Google +Hangout at 5 pm New York time.  If you have something special you wish to discuss, send me an e mail and I will put it on the agenda.  Otherwise, it is an open agenda and we can discuss new thinking and new challenges.  Hope to see you there.  Look for the Hangout happening uncer my name in Google + at that time and join us.Here is a .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on June 7, 2012.

Participants' Blog Posts

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Post Title: Student Turns Math Homework Into Graduation Dress
By Barbara Wheat Lipatapanlop, Feed Name: The Magic Within
Preview: I'm not sure what kind of grades she got in math, but I would give her an A+ in Creativity!Instead of tossing her homework into the trash, one Canadian student fashioned the completed assignments into a graduation dress.Kara Koskowich, 17, stitched about 75 pieces of math homework into a one-shoulder dress that captured the attention of friends and peers at her graduation ceremony, the CBC ....
[Read More] 2012-06-10T17:17:00.000-07:00 [Comment]
Post Title: Teachers perform miracles
By Verónica Vázquez Zentella, Feed Name: Con sabor educativo
Preview: At the beginning of this year, I gave a workshop for junior high school vice principals in Toluca, as I wanted to point out the power and impact that a teacher has on a student's life, I asked the participants –all of whom had been teachers- to think about that one teacher who impacted them the most and to share their experience. Hands raised immediately, stories came up one after the ....
[Read More] Sat, 09 Jun 2012 00:18:00 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: Transliteracy
By Brandy_Erdmann, Feed Name: On Creativity & Multicultural Communication
Preview: Transliteracy is a brand new term to me, having only learned of it through the MOOC I'm currently taking-- Creativity & Multicultural Communication. The Transliteracy Research Group defines transliteracy as:The ability to read, write and interact across a range of platforms, tools and media from signing and orality through handwriting, print, TV, radio and film, to digital social ....
[Read More] Thu, 07 Jun 2012 15:00:00 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: Sir Ken Robinson's Changing Education Paradigms
By Brandy_Erdmann, Feed Name: On Creativity & Multicultural Communication
Preview: I stumbled upon this wonderful animation created in 2010 by the RSA. Sir Robinson sees the need for an overhaul of the way Americans are educated. In the United States, the inherent creativity of humans is sedated over time and replaced with rote memorization and other "boring stuff." Not only is creativity sedated, but children's minds as well, as a means of controlling the symptoms of ....
[Read More] Wed, 06 Jun 2012 14:35:00 +0000 [Comment]

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: What questions would you pose abt teaching + learning, ala these Hay Fest Qs #ida8101 #fslt12 #cmc11 #learning #ece11 (2012-06-08T16:22:01Z)