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Finland’s Approach to Education

Jun 18, 2013 jjamison
Finland’s Approach to Education

Should Canada take lessons from Finland's approach to education? by Community Team Posted: February 18, 2013 Can Finland share a few bright ideas about educational reform with Canada? (iStock) Finland has quietly built the world's most successful public education system. Finnish students have been consistently at the top of international surveys, tests and rankings over the past decade, a status…

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Sir Ken Robinson: How to Escape Education's Death Valley

Jun 18, 2013 jjamison

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How Does the Act of Writing Affect Your Brain?

Jun 18, 2013 jjamison
How Does the Act of Writing Affect Your Brain?

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21st Century Learning in an Elementary School

Jun 18, 2013 jjamison
21st Century Learning in an Elementary School

What does 21st century learning look like in an elementary school? May 25, 2012 in 21st century schools, ed news and trends Image from Technically Invisible That’s the question that was posed to me this week by the faculty at a wonderful school on Manhattan’s upper east side in preparation for some upcoming PD work. I think it’s an outstanding question that’s worth reflecting on in-depth…

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21st Century Fluency Project Articles

Jun 04, 2013 jjamison
21st Century Fluency Project Articles

  The Teacher’s Guide To Choosing The Best Digital Content Jun 04, 2013 10:00 am | Ian Jukes   via Edudemic A blended learning environment means you’re mixing technology with standard teaching practices in order to enhance education. In other words, you’re mixing a little bit of tech with a little bit of in-classroom learning and you’re getting … Continue reading → comments | read more        10…

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