The Demon Within

During a recent staff meeting a general query was posed for teachers to identify any “problems” they have noticed with the hopes of discussing ways to address the situations. Perhaps inevitably, one teacher voiced unease...

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The Context Challenge

The common thread between Project Based Learning, Problem Based Learning, and Challenge Based Learning is context. That should come as no surprise: if the number one factor for teaching adults is that they understand why...

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Looking for R

Last year I received some surprising feedback on the survey I sent to students evaluating my classroom practices. While nothing was particularly low, the surprise came in the category that was the lowest: the...

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Course 3 Final Project

I first sat down to tackle this with high hopes that were quickly dashed—how could I compress all this information into just a few pictures? But then I remembered the tips I learned—that the...

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Sweatin’ Infographics

This week’s project took a bit of thinking by me: what is the purpose of using an infographic in class? On the one hand, it serves as a model to show what a good...

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