So many factors go into a good education. In recent years, the light shed on what is needed is like […]
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Technology in the Classroom – Stay Cutting-Edge – Encourage Differentiated Learning and Creativity
The education world needs to embrace technology in the classroom. First of all, 21st century education is to promote COMMUNICATION, […]
Create! Innovate! Imagine! Keep Children Engaged!
All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up. Pablo Picasso “I’m enough […]
Perspective: The Lessons of Sports and the Performing Arts-How Do They Contribute to Overall Education?
SPORTS AS A METAPHOR FOR LIFE I am all for sports. I believe that kids participating in sports learn valuable […]
Is a “new” idea really a new idea? Is true innovation possible?
The greatest idea! Is it a new, original idea or a different take on an old idea? Does interpretation […]
Encouraging Creativity — HOW?
THE CREATIVE PROCESS (click to enlarge) What is Creative? Take what you have or know and make something new with […]
STEM or STEAM – What Does It Really Mean and How Do We Do It?
“Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.” ~ Albert Einstein ~ Every […]
Is it good art? Is it good science?
In insisting there is benefit to the integrated curriculum as it enhances the experiential connections of math and science to […]
WE CAN STILL IMAGINE ~ Creativity in the Classroom
I don’t want to live in a world where creativity is not fostered and nurtured. It must be valued. It […]
The scandal at Penn State–What does that say about our attitude to bullying?
What does the scandal at Penn State tell us? Where are we in solving the many problems that arise from […]