Author Archives: scottleduc

Creativity=Decisions

Creative people make decisions. Lots of them. The more decisions, the more creative. How do many creative people generate brilliant, unique ideas in a short period of time? What if we could harness this power? Read on and find out! Rationale “The enemy … Continue reading

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Turbo Tax for Frameworks – Sorta

Introduction How to take a step by step approach to frameworks development. Importance of Frequent, Quality Formative Assessment by Chuck Holland at Ed.TED.com TPEP Documents for This Workshop Doug Johnson’s A Framework for Teaching and Technology Doug Johnson’s Teacher Evaluations and Technology Artifacts … Continue reading

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Get Kids Hooked on The Right Drugs

Introduction Learning should feel good or better stated, gratifying.  The stronger the emotional response the better the learning retention. Let’s take a look at what chemically happens in the brain when we struggle, succeed, and enjoy what we are doing. … Continue reading

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TPEP Bingo with Danielson

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Who Cares?

Introduction Importance of Frequent, Quality Formative Assessment by Chuck Holland at Ed.TED.com Happiness Shawn Anchor at Ed.TED.com TPEP Documents for This Workshop Doug Johnson’s A Framework for Teaching and Technology Doug Johnson’s Teacher Evaluations and Technology Artifacts and Evidence Danielson-Rubrics-by-criteria TPEP Bingo … Continue reading

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The “F” Word and The “S” Word

Frameworks are the underlying structure of things. In education we build curriculum from them, but how? We build them with standards and verbs! Many examples of online and paper-based forms and techniques are shared in this presentation / discussion. Introduction Importance … Continue reading

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Deming Institute Education Conference

Notes I took at the conference Cedarbrook Lodge, Seattle Nov. 6-8 + – Resources ~ https://www.deming.org/ ~ https://www.facebook.com/Deming.Institute/ Lanford Video + – Leadership is… Personality ~ Deming’s 14 Points ~ How Motivation is Driven by Purpose and Not Monetary Incentives … Continue reading

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Starting a Video Game Design Program

Jim Flatmo and Scott Le Duc started using the Unity game engine and newly minted curriculum from Unity last year. In this roundtable they share their experiences. Game design teachers or anyone interested in starting a game design program are … Continue reading

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Is National Board For You?

What is involved in pursuing National Board certification? Scott shares his story about successfully completing the process in 2014 for the Career and Technical Education certification Why are we here? Questions Form The NB Process National Board Information Review National … Continue reading

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Feedback = Learning

Feedback is needed to improve. Examine methods to increase the frequency and quality of feedback with students. Many examples of online and paper-based forms and techniques will be shared. Introduction Importance of Frequent, Quality Formative Assessment by Chuck Holland at … Continue reading

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