shared by Phil Taylor on 08 Jan 14 - No Cached
shared by Phil Taylor on 13 Nov 13 - No Cached
Teaching students good learning strategies would ensure that they know how to acquire new knowledge
Students who use appropriate strategies to understand and remember what they read, such as underlining important parts of the texts or discussing what they read with other people, perform at least 73 points higher in the PISA assessment—that is, one full proficiency level or nearly two full school years
Students can assess their own awareness by asking themselves which of the following learning strategies they regularly use (the response to each item is ideally “yes”):
Strategies for Embedding Project-Based Learning into STEM Education by Thom Markham (Bu... - 0 views
shared by Phil Taylor on 10 Mar 11 - No Cached
Without adopting inquiry-based, student-centered, skill-driven approaches to teaching and learning -- all nested in a system that values innovation -- STEM education will become just another term for additional math and engineering courses.
heart of any STEM program should be courses in which students create products, not just take tests
Allow for creativity
- ...2 more annotations...
Make teamwork central
Start with questions
shared by Phil Taylor on 23 Nov 10 - No Cached
1 - 15 of 15
Showing 20▼ items per page