Category Archives: Education

Hello, I am from your Future

I have always been fascinated by time travel plots in books (Outlander, The Time Traveler’s Wife,  Leaving Time) and film (Back to the Future, Time Machine) . There is a…

Professional Development: 21st Century Education: Preparing Today’s School for Tomorrow’s Future

The world is changing in exponential ways due to technology. Education is not an exception. Consumers are turning into producers. Kindergarteners are turning into authors with a worldwide audience. Middle…

If you were to Start a School from Scratch….

Over the past few years, I had many conversations with colleagues and teacher friends what it would be like to start, build, run and work at our own school. What…

The Brainwaves Channel with Bob Greenberg

I had the pleasure of meeting Bob Greenberg, the mind behind The Brainwaves Channel at BLC14 in Boston. Bob has been traveling the US and the world to film and…

Students Are Speed Geeking

During last year’s edJEWcon conference (a Teaching & Learning Institute for Jewish Educators, which  I help organize with Andrea Hernandez and Jon Mitzmacher),  we invited our Middle School students to…