Rubrics

I have recently been shocked at the fact that educators don’t really see the need for a rubric. They either find them too specific or too vague. But, I am not really sure they are seeing the big pi…

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Intrinsic Motivation for the Classroom

Bring on the i. I just finished reading several books about intrinsic motivation. None of the research is new, so why aren’t we incorporating intrinsic motivation into the classroom more? Here are …

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Blogging as a Curation Platform

I have written about curation before using Twitter as a Curation Tool and about the importance of helping our Students Becoming Curators of Information.  Sue Waters also just published a very compr…

 

Content curation requires more than just the selection of information. It’s the assembling, categorizing, commenting and presenting of the best content available.

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http://blog.scoop.it/2011/11/30/lord-of-curation-series-gust-mees/

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Curation

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Strategies To Promote Critical Thinking in the Elementary Classroom

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For us, critical thinking happens when students analyze and evaluate evidence, arguments, claims and beliefs. They can then learn how to make judgments and decisions based on others’ points of view, interpret information and draw conclusions.

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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching?tag=Critical-Thinking

 

enrique rubio royo‘s insight:

Entre las diversas estrategias para promocionar el pensamiento crítico, se proponen cuatro (INQUIRY, QUESTIONING, PROBLEM SOLVING Y COLLABORATION), por ser, según el autor, las de mayor impacto.

Buena síntesis a la hora de implementar en el aula, de manera colaborativa,  el aprendizaje significativo y el pensamiento crítico         , siendo clave plantear ‘guiding questions’, de naturaleza abierta (‘open-ended’), en la actividad diaria con los estudiantes.

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Hybrid Pedagogy | What is Hybrid Pedagogy?

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Hybrid Pedagogy is an academic journal of learning, teaching, and technology that combines the strands of critical pedagogy and digital pedagogy.

enrique rubio royo‘s insight:

‘Todo aprendizaje es necesariamente híbrido’…

Hybrid Pedagogy | [What is Hybrid Pedagogy?]

: combines the strands of critical pedagogy and digital pedagogy to arrive at the best social and civil uses for technology and new media in education.

: avoids valorizing educational technology, but seeks to interrogate and investigate technological tools to determine their most progressive applications.

: invites you to an ongoing discussion that is networked and participant-driven, to an open peer reviewed journal that is both academic and collective.

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Hybrid Pedagogy | What is Hybrid Pedagogy?

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Hybrid Pedagogy is an academic journal of learning, teaching, and technology that combines the strands of critical pedagogy and digital pedagogy.

enrique rubio royo‘s insight:

‘Todo aprendizaje es necesariamente híbrido’…

Hybrid Pedagogy | [What is Hybrid Pedagogy?]

: combines the strands of critical pedagogy and digital pedagogy to arrive at the best social and civil uses for technology and new media in education.

: avoids valorizing educational technology, but seeks to interrogate and investigate technological tools to determine their most progressive applications.

: invites you to an ongoing discussion that is networked and participant-driven, to an open peer reviewed journal that is both academic and collective.

See on www.hybridpedagogy.com

Curation: Creatively Filtering Content

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We are living in an era of information overload.  So much content is shared online that curation is needed as a way to get value out of the information flood. Content curation is the process of shi…

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‘Las melodías de la basura’… formando ciudadanos, creando futuro.

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The “Landfill Harmonic” (Landfill harmonic – La armonía del vertedero – Orquesta de Instrumentos Reciclados de Cateura) An orchestra for kids with instrument…

enrique rubio royo‘s insight:

Ejemplar proyecto en Paraguay, merece la pena verlo.

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Preparing Teachers for Deeper Learning | Professional Development

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One of the most exciting ideas presented in the paper is what we truly believe to be the future of teacher preparation and ongoing development–micro-credentials, likely displayed as digital badges–that would signify accomplishment and measure and reward competency-based outcomes for educators.

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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Competency

 

 

 

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Infographic: Competency-Based Teacher Preparation & Professional Development

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Infographic outlines how the role of teachers is changing amid broader shifts to personalized, blended, and deeper learning.

 

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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Competency

 

http://gustmees.wordpress.com/2012/07/28/how-to-prepare-for-giving-a-good-course/

 

 

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