February 10, 2015

Using Explain Everything to Make Thinking Visible

Knowledge, facts, information, all these words are a part of teaching and learning. But the glue that holds all of this together is the thinking. The preconceptions, the conceptions built from new knowledge, the critical and the deep are the areas of thinking that are at the crux of deep learning. This is not merely […]

February 10, 2015

Code Alert! Why we should teach computer programming to kids of all ages

Computers have changed almost every aspect of life over the past few decades. It is hard to think of one field or facet that hasn’t been indirectly or directly influenced by the propagation of technology. Yet, the world of education is severely lagging in preparing the next generation with the skills required to succeed in […]