Archive for the ‘Education’ Category

Deming Institute Education Conference

Saturday, November 7th, 2015

Notes I took at the conference Cedarbrook Lodge, Seattle Nov. 6-8 + - Resources ~ ~ Lanford Video + - Leadership is... Personality ~ Deming's 14 Points ~ How Motivation is Driven by Purpose and Not Monetary Incentives ~ Demings Road to Continual Improvement Day 1 + - 8:15 - Early Morning Session + - Kevin ...

Starting a Video Game Design Program

Thursday, November 5th, 2015

Jim Flatmo and Scott Le Duc started using the Unity game engine and new minted curriculum from Unity this year.  In this presentation they share their experiences so far. Questions? Fill in the Questions form Web Sites Jim Flatmo Education Isn't a Game Web Site Sno-Isle TECH Video Game Design Site Scott Le Duc Capital High School Game ...

Is National Board For You?

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

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 Board site Review Five Core Propositions Review Certificate Areas Review the NB revision process Current Availability Review the Field Test schedule Washington ...

Feedback = Learning

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

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. Importance of Frequent, Quality Formative Assessment by Chuck Holland at Happiness Shawn Anchor at TPEP Documents for This Workshop - 2 Minute Doug Johnson’s A ...

Assessments That Grade Themselves

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

Presented by Scott Le Duc Can this be true, assessments that are automatically scored and the results emailed to students with support material to help them? Yes, and it's not the steep learning curve that some may anticipated. Documents for This Workshop Doug Johnson’s A Framework for Teaching and Technology Doug Johnson’s Teacher Evaluations and Technology Artifacts ...

Differentiated Instruction with Technology

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Kids Excited About Learning PRESENTER Scott Le Duc OVERVIEW Implementing strategies to successfully engage student learning involves many crucial, interconnected components.  This workshop with offer information and opportunities to experience concepts and tools that connect students interests to curriculum goals, assess learning quickly and efficiently, adapt activities to the student’s ...

Day in the Life of a Teacher

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

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2014 Find Your Future Presentation

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Your Future Success Revealed with Marshmallows?

Sunday, October 13th, 2013

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500"] Marshmallows Image by John-Morgan at[/caption] "...a seemingly simple experiment devised by Walter Mischel to test will power: put a kid in a room with a marshmallow, and tell her if she can resist eating it for 15 minutes, she can have 2 marshmallows. It turns out ...

Literacy Discussion

Monday, September 2nd, 2013

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="360" caption="By dougbelshaw @"][/caption] This series of videos showcase an important media literacy discussion from 2008. The topics are just as relevant today. What is literacy now? What are the different forms of literacy; print, digital, etc.? What impact does media have? Are students being ...