Tagged: collaboration

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Final Project Ideas

The final course is upon us! When I sat down in course 4 to create my plan on how to tackle the final project, I had the idea to integrate setting up our daily...

PBL-CBL-PBL The Acronyms to Creating 21-Century Livelong Learning 0

PBL-CBL-PBL The Acronyms to Creating 21-Century Livelong Learning

Ah… the acronym! Education’s favorite jargon tool! But what is the difference between Project, Problem, and Challenge based learning? They all share commonalities and they each strive to enable a student-centered, collaborative approach to learning and encourage...

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Course 2 – Final Project

  My COETAIL journey. 2 courses down, 3 to go. So where am I with my new learnings and discoveries? I enjoy the art of blogging and reading and responding to the insightful ideas and...

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The Culture of Copyright

  Back in 2012, Beijing hosted the World Intellectual Property Convention. (ironic, I know!) As blissfully unaware expats, we knew something was up when the Knock-Knock, Pearl Market & Yashow were only selling I...

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Final Project Course 1

For my final project, my teaching partner-in-crime and fellow Coetailer, Lydnsay Janzen, chose to revamp our Grade 4 Social Studies unit on Conflict and Resolution. One of the reasons we chose this unit is because...

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Think Locally Connect Globally

With technology providing information at our fingertips, teaching and learning are undergoing a transformation. The role of the teacher is changing from instructor to facilitator. Technology has the potential to completely shift what learning looks...

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Too Many Apps for that!

There are currently over 80,000 Educational Apps on the iTunes store. 80,000+ AMAZING, INTIMIDATING, DIFFERENT, SIMILAR, DAUNTING APPS to choose from and more are coming every day! Part of me wants to run out, explore...