31 Aug

Seymour Papert: His work and his legacy

It’s hard to know from where to start when the subject is this amazing man. Seymour Papert did so much for the worlds of education and computer scie...

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23 Aug

Using movie robots in your code and robotics class

It usually takes more than just “it’ll be on the test” to motivate students to learn. Creating intrinsic motivation is crucial even for attracti...

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15 Aug

Using nostalgia to create the future

Books are going to disappear, at least in the format in which we know them. No more hard covers or pages with a smell that comes to surround us with s...

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8 Aug

How to Create Inquiry Classrooms to Transcend STEM Education

The definition of inquiry is to seek truth, knowledge or information through questioning; we do this even before we learn to speak, and we continue se...

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5 Aug

Flipped Classroom Meaning for Individualized Learning

Have you ever looked out over the rows of desks, the faces of the students that are staring back at you with an almost distant look in their eyes and ...

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1 Aug

Disruptive Technology Transforms the 21st Century Classroom

Teachers teach, but technology has changed the way students learn in the 21st century classroom. We can look back 20 years and see how computers paved...

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