“Work by Learning and Learn by Working”

Recently I watched a  TEDGlobal video called, “Geoff Mulgan: A Short Intro to the Studio School” that I think you may find interesting.  Here's a link to the video: http://www.ted.com/talks/geoff_mulgan_a_short_intro_to_the_studio_school Early in the video, Geoff Mulgan, Director of the Young Foundation, asks the question, “What kind of school would teenagers fight to get in to, not … Continue reading “Work by Learning and Learn by Working”

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From “Sage on the Stage to Guide on the Side”

Fo my PID 3260 course, we are reading a book written by Stephen Brookfield called The Skillful Teacher: On Technique, Trust, and Responsiveness in the Classroom.  For the most part, it's a regular book on adult education.  However, Brookfield threw a quick curveball to see if I was still awake, when he said, and I quote, “We give the … Continue reading From “Sage on the Stage to Guide on the Side”