Category Archives: Modern Learning

Building a Professional Development Hub for your School- Part 2- Characteristics

This is part 2of the blog post series: Building an online Professional Development Hub for your School Building a Professional Development Hub for your School- Part 1: Why? Building a…

Building a Professional Development Hub for your School- Part 1- Why?

Teachers and administrators struggle to find time to work together in a meaningful way. There are plenty of meetings scheduled. Many teachers leave these meetings though with the feeling of…

Designing New Literacies

In Mike FIsher and my keynote/workshop last week at the Wildly Excited Conference at the Grand Rapids State University in Michigan, I shared the following blended sketchnote (blended= self-drawn doodles/sketches…

Telling a Story With Data

6th graders, under the facilitation of their Math teacher, Laurel Janewicz, have learned to take data, analyze the data and tell a story with it. They are demonstrating their understanding…

Building Content Knowledge: Collaborate and Curate

Mark Engstrom. 8th grade Geography teacher and Assistant Principal at Graded- The American School of São Paulo, has redesigned his entire course. Students move through the modules of this blended…