Ken Royal

Ken Royal

Ken Royal is an educator with 34 years of classroom/school and instructional technology teaching experience, as well as a blogger on all things education and education technology. Teaching accomplishments include: 4-time district teacher of the year, Connecticut Middle School Teacher of the Year, as well as Bill and Melinda Gates award for Technology School of Excellence. He is an Education storyteller. Follow @KenRoyal on Twitter.
  • Relevancy of Student Learning

    by - May 11, 2015
    Students understand relevancy of learning as well as, or better than, anyone involved with, or in, education. They are, after all, usually at the receiving end of learning, and most often...
  • Ron McAllister: Technology Instruction Integration

    by - May 6, 2015
    Ron McAllister (@rondmac on Twitter), principal of Kelly Mill Elementary School, Forsyth County Schools, Georgia, is a school leader who knows technology instruction integration. Forsyth County is a school district north...
  • How Many Students Are Actively Engaged?

    by - May 4, 2015
    “How many students, in each class, regardless the subject area, are actively engaged in their lessons? Lately, I seem to be re-sharing the same message with many school leaders as well...
  • EFF13: Rethinking How We Learn

    by - May 1, 2015
    EFF13: How do we rethink learning? Today, the answer to rethinking learning must go beyond a discussion of just connectivity. Education is under a lot of pressure from everywhere, including the...
  • Feedback Makes the Grade

    by - Apr 28, 2015
    In many schools and districts percentages and their associated letter grades are still the norm, and daily feedback for learning still deemed an impossible consideration—or not considered at all. We should...
  • Leaders and Children: Pretend TED Talks

    by - Apr 24, 2015
    There are times I pretend TED talks. I know that sounds silly, but it’s true. I don’t think I’m alone. I’m sure others do it, or have considered it. I think...
  • Jill Hobson’s 4 Education Pillars

    by - Apr 20, 2015
    Jill Hobson, Education Strategist sees 4 education pillars as having education importance for school leaders, educators, and students, today. Hobson believes that while you can talk about them all separately, they...
  • Define the Learning Space!

    by - Apr 13, 2015
    When you talk about defining learning space, and all its parts, almost everyone, inside or outside of education has an education opinion, or two. You can multiply those opinions by dozens,...
  • Dr. Jamie Jensen: Active or Flipped?

    by - Apr 8, 2015
    Discipline-based education researcher Dr. Jamie Jensen, Assistant Professor of Biology at Brigham Young University (BYU), Provo, UT, is out to discover whether it’s the Active part of lessons, rather than the...
  • Dr. Sherry Eagle: STEM Collaboration

    by - Apr 1, 2015
    A STEM concept that was successfully piloted—originally—as a summer and after school program, with educators from four large Illinois school districts, working together—collaboratively with Aurora University faculty, corporate partners, and non-for...