Shifting from Teaching Kids What to Learn to Teaching Kids How to Learn

Tom Whitby, Nancy Blair, Dennis Schug 

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Educators on the leading edge of preparing kids for an unknown future are shifting to teaching  kids how to learn.  Learn more.

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Great Teaching Is an Important Thing, but Not the Only Thing

Tom Whitby, Nancy Blair, Mark Weston Ph.D.

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It's a well-established axiom that teachers are the single most important  influence in a child's education.  In this segment, we look at the other influences that shape academic outcomes.  

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Tech Coaches: What Works, What Does Not

Nancy Blair, Mark Weston Ph.D,  Margaret Sisler 

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The role of tech coach is a relatively new position in most schools.  When used well, tech coaches can make a big difference.  What is required to make tech coaching work? 

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Teaching Dilemma: How Do We Innovate in a Culture of Compliance?

Tom Whitby, Nancy Blair, Lisa Abel-Palmieri, Ph.D.

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School cultures focused on compliance and testing make innovation challenging.  How can educators work around counter-innovative cultures? 

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Modeling Digital Literacy to Teachers and Students

Tom Whitby, Nancy Blair, Neena Grosvenor 

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Digital literacy in the rapidly changing education technology space requires both understanding and modeling.  In this segment, we discuss what is required to ensure educators are prepared to keep pace.   

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