What’s the Point of Going to School?

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As we evaluate emerging tools and technologies for students and teachers, it is important to take a step back and consider the big picture. What should students be getting out of school in the long run? What is considered a Continue reading

Teaching Creativity and Innovation Rather than Memorization

Jennifer Medbery

Jennifer Medbery recently posted an article on Fast Company‘s Co.Exist asserting that classrooms should teach children creativity and entrepreneurship. She notes that measuring students’ success is important but believes that “American classrooms are measuring the wrong thing.” With information widely Continue reading