"A well-known model of cognitive style is Kirton’s Adaption-Innovation theory. A normal distribution exists across this continuum, both for the general public and for engineering professionals.
Our cognitive style remains fairly fixed over time, although we are capable of engaging in creative activities that are either more adaptive or more creative than we like, hence making us “uncomfortable.”"
"K-12 teacher tools for standards-based curriculum design. FREE.
Join thousands of teachers already using our standards-based Rubric Maker to create quality curriculum, quickly and easily!"
"CER model, an explanation consists of:
A claim that answers the question
Evidence from students' data
Reasoning that involves a "rule" or scientific principle that describes why the evidence supports the claim"
"With electronic learning resources, students have access to multiple sources of information presented in diverse formats that include portable document files, web pages, and electronic books. Examples include scanned historical documents, maps, digital photographs, animated video demonstrations, electronic books, and entire courses."
"#rhizo15 and learning from your children in the post-digital age"
"Since Six-Word Memoirs debuted as a project of Smith Magazine more than 700,000 short stories have been shared on Six- WordMemoirs websites. In classrooms and boardrooms, churches and synagogues, veterans' groups and across the dinner table, Six- Word Memoirs have become a powerful tool to catalyze conversation, spark imagination or break the ice."
"Technology makes it possible to pace lessons appropriately for each student’s learning level and can be used to promote learning in the multiple intelligences.
Below you will find website suggestions that address the different learning styles in your classroom with the help of technology:
"Purdue Online Engineering Masters
Professionals choose to return to graduate school for career and skill advancement, and students choose our graduate degrees in Engineering so they can advance their careers online, on their schedule. Purdue is a leader in online instruction and has a strong history working with engineers through distance education. "
"it’s about learning and this is still the are where Apple leads in tech. Education needs it easy and the iPad just works!"
"Incidental learning is the learning happens by chance in connection with something else. In this app, kids will be creating alphabet characters, but during the process of creating the characters, they will have lots of opportunities to hear the sound of the letters, thus learn the letter sound unconsciously. This is one of the best approaches for teaching toddlers and preschool kids."
A wide variety of standards-aligned lessons and resources that are easy to create, store, integrate, and share.
Manage devices and your class, report on all activity, and keep students safe and on-task as they learn.
Connect with a community of teachers and learners to share, collaborate, engage, and learn.
Pull together everything from text to videos, photos, and schoolwork to create ePortfolios and lessons while still allowing the ﬂexibility of personalized learning. "
zest, grit, self-control, social intelligence, gratitude, optimism and curiosity.
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