Category Archives: Modern Learning


More 21st Century Upgrades from the Classroom

I have been working with 5th grade for several weeks to upgrade “The American Revolution”, a unit in their Social Studies curriculum.  Along the Way I blogged about individual lessons….


Teaching English through Film and Screenwriting…

I am honored to be able to cross-post Stephen Wilmarth’s blog post below on Langwitches. If you are interested to read more about Steve’s International Experimental program at the Number…


Looking for a Globally Connected Learning Consultant?

As with many other educators at this time of the year, there will be changes ahead for me in the near future. I will continue working part time at my…

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1st Graders Create Their Own Read-Along Audiobook

Last year, while our first grade teacher was absent for an extended period of time, I spend a few sessions with them to read a book from the Magic Tree…


A Timeline: Tool Set – Skill Set – Mind Set

In my previous post titled Enhancement-Automating-Transforming-Informating, I described the fusion (in my mind) of the SAMR model with Alan November’s concept of Automating vs. Informating to transform teaching and learning….