Takeaways from VConnecting Sesh at OLC Innovate 2017

I recently took part in a session at the OLC Innovate 2017:Education Reimagined Conference.  The virtual participation format was impressive and glitch-free. Questions were raised by the global participants and were answered by on-site participants Michael Berman, Lora Taub-Pervizpour, and Patrice Prusko. This particular session was masterfully co-moderated by Wendy Taleo, our Virtual Buddy, in Australia and…

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Are we reinventing the wheel with Values-based Education?

Do we need Values-based curriculum when we can modify Faith-based curriculum ?  Every resource I have come upon during my research still quotes the ‘Golden Rule’,which for the unfamiliar is ‘Do unto others as you want others to do unto you‘, and has it’s origin linked to one of the major world religions (Christianity). Intuitively, I…

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Designing for Deeper Learning

Love this model. Many schools don’t get beyond content knowledge. #deeperlearning requires much more. #HFAinnovates pic.twitter.com/KM8WCRXqbs — Lisa Palmieri, Ph.D. (@Learn21Tech) March 12, 2016 Since I am up to my eye-balls in primary-school curriculum these days, I found this model worth a closer look. All school leaders should have this model hanging in the office…

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