Sunday, July 22, 2012

Social media enhances classroom interaction, communication - Courtesy of ASCD

Jonathan Golding, a University of Kentucky psychology professor, in this blog post shares his experiences using Facebook to create a sense of community in large classes. Facebook changed the rules of communication in his class, Golding writes, by creating interaction among students and by providing him with a way to communicate with students outside of class. "Also, for the first time with my large class, I had a similar sense of community as I have enjoyed when teaching a small class," Golding writes.

Monday, July 9, 2012

Here is a list of some great kids' games! Some involve a limited level of inquiry! Enjoy!!

I'm writing to let you know that we posted an article, 41 Open Ed Resources Kids Love( I just thought I'd share it with you in case you thought it would appeal to your readers.