Monthly Archives: September 2012

Best of the Bunch

I loved the term Char Booth re-introduced to me: Gleaning (2011, p. 26).  It sounds just right, especially to this farm girl, when Booth spins it to mean the gathering of new ideas and perspectives “through chance and diligence” and “an … Continue reading

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Fearless Teaching and Learning__Part II

ORIENTATION DAY 2012 A student-led discovery of our high school’s Acceptable Use of Technology Agreement After liberating Orientation Day, Glenda and Ritu re-imagined it as a discovery-based learning environment that would foster engagement, through peer interaction and group work, around … Continue reading

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Fearless Teaching and Learning__Part I

A little over a week ago, I tweeted about witnessing fearless teaching and learning à la #transtech.   I want to unpack that tweet.  Lay bare the fearlessness.  And, with new insights from Char Booth’s very readable Reflective Teaching, Effective Learning, … Continue reading

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