Archive for the ‘Education’ Category

Use Technology to Document Danielson

Monday, June 17th, 2013

"I believe that one of the reasons my framework has become so widely accepted is that it gives voice to what all educators know, that teaching is very complex work, it's a thinking person's job and you cannot follow a cookbook." - Charlotte Danielson "Doctors work as interns and residents... attorneys ...

Northwest Indian College – CMPS 101 Computer Applications

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="Creative Commons image from catspyjamasnz at Flickr"][/caption] Computer Applications is a one-term course that will introduce the student to relevant technology in the work force. Tools used will be Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Open Office and Google Drive (also known as Google Docs). Open Office ...

Creating Powerful Presentation

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

Goal Create a visually stimulating autobiographical presentation that engages both the right and left brain Terms Brainstorm Mind Map Storyboard Storytelling Right Brain Left Brain Master Slide Concepts Creativity Contrast Repetition Alignment Proximity Creative Commons Copyright Color Theory Project Examine Brain Research Brain Rules by John Medina Made to Stickby the Heath Brothers Slide show of main ideas Explore Presentation Styles and Resources Garr Reynolds DVD – Preparation Stage Dick Hardt Lawrence Lessig Free Culture ...

Taming The Internet

Thursday, March 14th, 2013

There is so much ‘stuff’ on the Internet. How do you find good material for class? Once found, how do you organize it? Come see how! 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 Warm Up Joe Canada Key and Peele TeachingCenter video Pecha Kucha 20 ...

Northwest Indian College – CMPS 100 Computer Basics

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="Creative Commons image from catspyjamasnz at Flickr"][/caption] I have created a web page with resources the CMPS 100 Computer Basics Class. Class Schedule and Topics

Sunday, December 9th, 2012

Read more about the Common Core Standards corestandards.org All the material you need from the source of the initiative edutopia.org All you want to know about Common Core broken down as only Edutopia can do Well explained with numerous helpful resources Watch more videos about the Standards The Hunt Institute YouTube Channel

Shawn Achor: The happy secret to better work

Monday, November 12th, 2012



Engaged Learning Model

Sunday, November 11th, 2012

What is this? I created this graphic to help teachers design learner-friendly presentation activities in the classroom. According to John Medina's BrainRules, an audience's attention span is about 10 minutes. At this point, the presenter needs to recalibrate before continuing with the presentation.  This cycle can be repeated numerous times, ...

Khan Academy Founder Talks Radical Education Reform

Sunday, November 11th, 2012

"There's a lot more demand for people who want to just improve themselves than anyone would have guessed," says Salman Khan, founder of the free educational video series that bears his name and the new book, The One World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined. Originally conceived to help his 12-year-old cousin learn math, ...

F.A.T. City LD Processing

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

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