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Vittra’s Telefonplan School Without Walls: Is This The Future of Education?

Vittra’s Telefonplan School is a visually stunning school. As an educator, the first thought you have when you see it is , literally, “Wow! That’s one cool school…” Or maybe you ask yourself this question: “Is this the school of … Continue reading

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My #CCK11 Experience [Paperback]

Price: $9.99 & eligible for FREE Super Saver Shipping on orders over $25. Details Book Description Publication Date: June 2, 2012 Stephen: “On Jan. 17 George Siemens and I will launch the third offering of our online course called ‘Connectivism … Continue reading

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#Edcamp Santiago: New Teachers Reflect on Teaching (Did You See The Gorilla?)

Teaching can be a tough job. We asked some first-year public school teachers to tell us what they’ve learned now that they have some experience in the classroom. Some of them are traditionally trained with advanced degrees in education. Others … Continue reading

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Top 10 Tips For New Teachers

ur top tips and advice for teachers that are new to the profession of teaching. Things to keep in mind during student teaching.

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Autodidactic – Teaching Oneself: Time For A New Renaissance in Teaching & Learning?

“Autodidactic” is defined, quite simply, as “teaching yourself”. [From Greek autodidaktos, self-taught : auto-, auto- + didaktos, taught; see didactic.] (The Free online Dictionary). It’s a concept that doesn’t get much attention nowadays. It’s almost as if it’s not valid, … Continue reading

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23 Educator Roles: An Imagined Interview With Stephen Downes (#CCK11)

Me: Twenty Three. Twenty three roles? What have you been smoking? Hey, I’m a teacher. One person. Only one, just one. Not twenty three. I stand in front of the class and talk to everybody. That’s what one teacher does, … Continue reading

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