Monday, October 13, 2008

Learning Then and Now

A conversational lesson from Stephen Heppel courtesy of the K-12 Online Conference.

I can't help but think that so much of education today, is a history lesson, with students and teachers stepping back into classroom 'museums', learning with 20th century tools, and decades-old strategies. What we need more than 21st century classrooms, is a willingness to recognize the need for a continuous evolution in learning.

How agile, adaptable and flexible is your neighbourhood school?

What artifacts are you leaving behind as evidence of the work you've done... either in teaching or in learning?

Old Rules: New Tools... a podcast reflection.