Added by Adina Sullivan on October 25, 2007 at 11:23am — No Comments
I've back in school since mid-August, but the nearby San Diego City School district just started. Our local public radio station, KPBS, did a three part series on the subject of Classroom 2.0 this week. The topics incuded wireless tech, high-tech distractions, and virtual schools. It is interesting to see what others are using and some of the issues involved.
Added by Adina Sullivan on September 6, 2007 at 8:19pm — No Comments
Added by Adina Sullivan on August 11, 2007 at 9:22am — No Comments
I've only been on Ning and Classroom 2.0 a few days and already I have enough new ideas to try, concepts to consider, and preconceived notions to rethink that I'll be busy for months!
Also...very cool to come across so many of the people behind some of my favorite ed tech blogs. I've been exposed to some great new ones too. This is the kind of desire for learning/thinking/questioning/sharing I hope I (and all of us) can inspire in students as well as fellow educators who less than…Continue
Added by Adina Sullivan on July 20, 2007 at 10:39am — No Comments
The great aim of education is not knowledge but action.
Herbert Spencer (1820-1903)
Maybe this is where 2.0 comes into play. If we teach them in an interactive, collaborative way then maybe we can put them on course for using the learned knowledge and skills into positive and valuable use in the world.
Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
Malcolm Forbes (1919 - 1990), in Forbes Magazine
I've decided to use this blog space (at least for now) to include the words of others I think are useful to think about, whether as something to aspire to or as something to avoid. This one, of course, is something I try to keep in mind each day. Teaching students to THINK is…Continue
Added by Adina Sullivan on July 19, 2007 at 7:10pm — No Comments