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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What Elements of 20th Century Pedagogy Are Relevant In 21st Century Teaching?

Tom Whitby, Nancy Blair, Mark Weston

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In this segment, we talk about balancing the sound teaching practices of the past with the needs of the future.  How do we adapt?  

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More Teachers Would Embrace Innovation If...

Tom Whitby, Nancy Blair, Don Gately

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There is a gap between the talk about innovation in today's schools and the practice.  What are the barriers to innovation? How do we get around them?

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5 Ways to Get Beyond the Traditional Barriers to Connecting with Parents

 Nancy Blair, Steven Delpome

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Connecting and building relationships with parents can be more easily said than done.  In this segment, we talk about breaking through the traditional  barriers to great parent/teacher relationships. 

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