Daily Archives: February 13, 2011

What if Doctors Were Treated Like Teachers? #CCK11 #ELTchat #edchat #ukedchat

In a recent debate, over nine million people were asked the question, through social-media, “Is teaching a profession?” The answer was unanimous: “Yes, it is. Teaching is a profession.” Now, I can see you looking at me curiously. If you … Continue reading

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Desiderata: Things to be Desired ~ #CCK11 #ELTchat #Edchat

‘Go placidly amid the noise and the haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, … Continue reading

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A Robot in Every Classroom by 2020: Meet Albert Hubo #CCK11 #ELTchat

A robot in every classroom by 2020. Sounds incredible, impossible right? Neither technology nor robots will ever replace teachers. The one thing that has remained constant in education, through the centuries, from Socrates to the present day, has been teachers. … Continue reading

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Connectivism Already Happened: Practitioners – Let’s Explain It… Now – While We Still Have A Job… #CCK11 #ELTchat

Connectivism, the practice already happened. Let me repeat that, “Connectivism already happened.” Educators, around the world, have moved forward, integrating technology into practice. The members of my PLN, all of my diverse PLN entities, are using technology, for their own … Continue reading

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