segunda-feira, 13 de agosto de 2012

What Teachers Should Know about 21st Century Students

What Teachers Should Know about 21st Century Students:

21st Century Students

Technology has radically transformed the notion of teaching and learning. New teaching methods have emerged and others faded away and as John Dewy once said " if we teach today as we taught yesterday, we rob our children of tomorrow." Let's face it, we are living in a digitally focused world. Think about how many cell phones and  iPods  you confiscate each week . It is a fact universally acknowledged now that teenagers are those who use technology the most and any attempt to shun them away from using their digital tools will certainly come to a wall.

10 Stunning School Research Projects Being Done Right Now | Edudemic

10 Stunning School Research Projects Being Done Right Now | Edudemic:




While of course we here at Online Universities are online education’s biggest fans, there is still something to be said for the magic that happens when a group of bright, inquiring minds come together under one roof. Some of the world’s most incredible research has come and continues to come from traditional colleges and universities in the United States and around the globe. These are some of the most amazing projects going on now.

Germany Takes On Education Reform (Education Everywhere Series) | Edutopia

Germany Takes On Education Reform (Education Everywhere Series) | Edutopia:


When low scores on the 2000 PISA exams revealed the inequities in their education system, many German states began to make comprehensive efforts to improve the quality of their schools. For more articles and videos about classrooms around the world, visit our global learning resource page.