Global Collaborative Project Part III – Final Report

The Global Collaborative Project (GCP) requirement for the Seattle Pacific Digital Education Leadership program inspired me to flex my connectivist muscles, and to bring my students along for the run. I attempted three GCPs, the details of which you can read about in GCP Part I and GCP Part II.…

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Reflection – Teacher, Know Thyself

The ancient Greek aphorism “know thyself”, is one of the Delphic maxims, inscribed in the Temple of Apollo at Delphi (Pausanias). There is always much ado about teacher evaluation, with topics running the gamut from linking teacher evaluation to student achievement to focusing less on measuring teachers and more on developing teachers (Center for…

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Global Collaborative Project Part II – One Down, Two to Go!

GCP = End-of-Year Bliss At this moment, I am marveling at my students’ ability to pick up a project and run with it. At a time of year when a teacher might expect students’ interest and motivation levels to be waning, the possibility to connect with other children who live…

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