On False Equivalence and Classroom Debate: A Follow-up to “Inviting Controversy Into Our Classrooms”
Not long after the post went live, voices of concern began to rise up in tweets.
Inviting Controversy Into Our Classrooms
At first, these topics intimidated me. Now I see discussing them as an academic and social necessity.
6 Ed Tech Tools to Try in 2018
One of them is super trendy. One takes you into the past. Three can be used in a dozen different ways. And one you’re going to want to try right away. Come see.
The Magic of Validation
It can feel unnatural at first, but once you’ve given validation a try, some of your most difficult conversations are going to get a whole lot better.
The Story of the Students and the Replacement Books
On some days, teaching can crush our souls. But on other days it does the opposite.
How to Stop Killing the Love of Reading
Too many schools are producing non-readers at an alarming rate, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Pernille Ripp and I talk about how to change things.
What is an Innovation Class…and Why Do You Need One?
In this year-long class, students find and solve problems. Learn how it works.
Teaching Students to Legally Use Images Online
As our students use more and more images to enhance their digital products, they need to learn how to respect other people’s creative ideas and privacy.