Daring to dream big

After clearing out the classroom we now have a large (almost) welcoming space at “my” school. The school’s groundsman (who was a learner at the school a few decades ago) tells me the room is part of the old school that was built in 1929.…

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Our OJ (OER Jukebox) – used for Educator Development…

In a previous post I effused about the OER Jukebox…

It dawned on my this afternoon that this should also be awesome for showing teachers great new vistas as well.  Unlike my previous CPD effusion about MOOCs and teachers, this is about LOOKs (local opportunities on know-how!!).…

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My (emerging) portfolio of edtech projects for 2013 [Update 1]

Relationship to earlier post on my edtech “journey”

This post will start exploring more detail around one of four facets of my “value proposition” construct.

The "5P" model!

The “5P” model!

Here is a reminder of the one facet I want to dive into now:

[The] People/Professionals/Platform view, [is] the front facet of the tetrahedron.

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Teacher professional development – wondrous new opportunities

Recently I have been thinking a lot about MOOCs (massive open online courses).  In fact I completed my first mooc through Udacity.  A glorious course that is a brilliant Introduction to Physics.  I even got a spiffy certificate (make sure you use your full name – and not your login name – when you claim your certificate, though)!…

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