Admiring the Problem: Talking to two different sides of an educator.

We've been developing a program called Future Learning at work in some form over the last 3 years, and in its current incarnation for the last six months or so.  It's grown from a series of interesting workshops on disruption and innovation for school leaders to a full-blown planning process aimed at helping schools pull the emergency [...]

By | 2017-01-23T22:32:01+00:00 March 19th, 2016|Education, Learning|0 Comments

Mondays, Moonshots. Learning2 & Future Learning

I've been very, very fortunate these last few months. My job is pretty much at the point where I have an immense amount of control over what it looks like, and what is a big picture priority.  I'm well aware of how rare this is and immensely grateful that I work somewhere that puts the [...]

By | 2015-06-23T10:57:32+00:00 November 10th, 2013|Education, Learning|0 Comments

PD Jumpstart: Following Overseas Events

[VIDEO: James Surowiecki discusses the notion of trusting eyewitnesses via social media, crosschecked by the topic they're posting under.  Not essential viewing, but a great primer.  Here he is talking about the Wisdom of Crowds at #21clhk] The more I connect with lively, innovative educators outside of my hometown the more I find my feet getting [...]

By | 2015-06-23T10:58:11+00:00 October 10th, 2012|Education, Learning|0 Comments

Reading List Roundup – July 2011

    I've recently started (again, a little late to the party) using some social bookmarking (Find me on Diigo!) so in the interest of making sure I read everything I bookmark and process it a little bit deeper than I would ordinary bedtime read, I'm going to start doing this monthly - a review [...]

By | 2014-11-17T12:08:25+00:00 July 26th, 2011|Learning|0 Comments