21st Century Learning

THE LEARNER – The missing piece in the classroom puzzle –

In a personalized learning environment, teachers can determine each learner’s needs and how they learn best. Personalization is about understanding the variability of how each learner learns, their strengths, challenges, aptitudes, talents and aspirations. Most important for teachers is to understand how learners can best access and engage with the content and how they can best express what they know… Continue reading THE LEARNER – The missing piece in the classroom puzzle –

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Top 10 skills student should acquire to be ready for 2020

The latest Global Employability University Survey, published in November 2015, reinforces the message that employers are placing a lower value on degree grades. But the survey also appears to suggest that extracurricular activities are equally lowly regarded, with just 10% of European employers citing this as a criteria they use to make recruitment decisions. The… Continue reading Top 10 skills student should acquire to be ready for 2020

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What is Student Centered Learning ?

What is Student Centered Learning? Gone are the days where only some kids can excel, Our society needs all kids to excel at high levels and to make this happen we need to engage our students like never before “SCL is about students doing most of the work, B’coz LEARNING is about DOING” SCL factors students… Continue reading What is Student Centered Learning ?

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How to integrate technology with education ? SAMR

One of the most often used models for technology integration in education is the SAMR Model. Here is a quick overview for those that may not be familiar: It starts with S for Substitution. Technology can substitute but the functionality stays the same. Writing on a chalkboard is the same function as writing on a… Continue reading How to integrate technology with education ? SAMR