Student Engagement

  • Feedback Is More Than Raising Hands

    by - Mar 9, 2015
    If raising hands is the only feedback device used at schools, today, it should be cause for a loud learning alarm to go off, because it certainly could be classified as...
  • Giving Students an Active Voice

    by - Mar 3, 2015
    Helping educators understand that students learn better when they are involved, as well as how to get students engaged throughout a lesson should be the goal of every school leader. There...
  • Leaders Empower Educators

    by - Feb 27, 2015
    Are school leaders doing enough to empower educators, and are educators doing enough to empower themselves? Many educators, who would like to do more, don’t, because they get in positions where...
  • What Educators Should Know

    by - Feb 20, 2015
    We are at a time when educators need to know what they don’t know. Teachers, who may be using technology in a last century way, need to be mentored to help...
  • How Do We Keep Education Relevant?

    by - Jan 28, 2015
    When Austin-based NMC (New Media Consortium) presented their latest report at BETT 2015 in London, UK, it brought several interesting things to our attention. The Horizon Report – Technology Outlook for...
  • Changing Learning Environment Perceptions

    by - Jan 15, 2015
    There has to be a change of perception, as to what a learning environment needs to look like, and that doesn’t necessarily mean that the physical appearance of the classroom needs...
  • How Do Students That Hate School Learn?

    by - Jan 13, 2015
    It has been my privilege to know many students at many grade and age levels, who have said they hated school. They were all different, referred to as brilliant, disenchanted, disengaged,...
  • Student YouTube-Style Learning

    by - Dec 22, 2014
    Students of all ages are relying on touching screens, and YouTube-Style video options for learning in school and at home. The ability to touch a screen in order to scrub through...
  • Teachers and Students Should Know Better!

    by - Dec 9, 2014
    Teachers should know better than anyone else how their students learn and what their students know. And in this time of letting the students control their own learning, the teacher should...
  • Why Should We Use Technology?

    by - Oct 28, 2014
    Technology can assist teachers in adding more time to concentrate on each student’s learning route. Every student takes a different path to learning. Therefore educators can employ a variety of teaching...