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Students as Producers: A Student Perspective

Student-centered learning has become a buzz word in education these days, but have you taken the time to think about how that fits into your teaching...

Individualized vs Personalized Learning?

In this article, Amanda Morin shares her insights into the difference between individualized learning and personalized learning, and outlines the...

Personalization vs. Differentiation vs. Individualization

Whew!  That is a lot of "tion"s up there!  How do these three strategies differ?  Bray and McClaskey have streamlined what the...

Teaching Up

What is the "Teaching Up" model, and how can it be applied to your professional situation?  Tomlinson and Javius have identified 7 principles that...

Personalization 'Crash Course'

Personalized learning is a term that is widely used and misused in education.  As our culture becomes more and more personalized, education...

Making Sense of Universal Design for Learning

This short video from Alberta Education gives an excellent overview of the research and guiding principles behind Universal Design for Learning, or...

Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

This short video from Alberta Education gives an excellent overview of the research and guiding principles behind Universal Design for Learning, or...

An Introduction to Technology Integration

Why technology?  Students of today are creating using digital tools, not analog.  Learning is being connected and extended with the advance of...

Flipped Classroom: Student Perspective

The flipped classroom isn't a new concept. There have been numerous books, blogs, and examples of flipped learning in action for several years now....

PBL: Am I Doing it Right?

Many times educators that are beginning the Project Based Learning (PBL) journey focus solely on the lesson design. This is, of course, and extremely...

PBL: Intro to Project Based Learning

The Buck Institute for Education is a great resource for all things Project Based Learning. This video will outline and fill in...

Class Dojo Student-led Portfolios

Class Dojo has launched some great new features that allow parents and students to share the classroom experience. If you are already a Dojo user...

Why Should My Class Minecraft?

Technology can be the gateway a teacher and their students need to walk into the world of student-centered learning. Minecraft is one of those tools....

Introduction to Seesaw

Seesaw is a student-centered portfolio software that allows students to build portfolios easily and share their work with their families. There are...

What is Seesaw? An Introduction for Families

SeeSaw is an awesome tool for teachers and students to help connect learning to personal learning goals. It is also a great way to give alternative...

What Is Coding?

This video is a great way to lead into the beginning of a coding project or to show students at the start of a Genius Hour. It is also a great...

Teaching Writing & Grammar with Technology

There are lots of great tools out there that can make grammar instruction more engaging and valuable to students. This video will explore a few and...

What Should My Students Blog About?

Looking for some examples of how students might use blogs to help demonstrate their mastery? Do you think it is necessary for all students to write...

Engaging Digital Natives

Today's learners access information much more readily than ever before. Some would argue that students learn differently with the use of modern...

Competency Based Education

Helping students set and attain personalized learning goals is the foundation for competency based educational learning models.  Competency...