What Makes a School Culture Good, Bad or Ugly?

Tom Whitby, Nancy Blair, Katrina Stevens

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Highlights and commentary from the 4/30/13 #Edchat on the role of school culture and what drives it.

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Do You Have to Be Hyper-Connected to Be a Quality Educator?

Tom Whitby, Nancy Blair, Steve Anderson, Josh Stumpenhorst

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Most people who participate in Edchats agree on the power of being connected, but do you have to be a hyper-connected educator in order to be a quality educator? Highlights and commentary from the 4/23/13 #Edchat. 

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What Does Technology Enable Educators to Do That We Couldn't Do Before?

Tom Whitby, Nancy Blair, Steve Anderson, Dr. Darin Jolly 

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This week we discuss the new possibilities technology is bringing to educators. Highlights and commentary from the 4/16/13 #Edchat.

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Mixed Up and Flipping Out on Flipped Classrooms

Tom Whitby, Nancy Blair, Jon Bergmann

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This week's EdChat Radio segment revealed an exceptionally mixed set of views on flipping the classroom. Is flipping the classroom flawed pedagogy, a passing hot trend or a viable, compelling, and sustainable new approach to instruction? We pose tough questions to Jon Bergmann, one of the pioneers in the Flipped Class Movement.

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Schools: A Place for Teaching Versus a Place for Learning

Tom Whitby, Nancy Blair with William Chamberlain, Maureen Devlin

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When schools are viewed as places for teaching the emphasis is on content delivery. When schools are viewed as places for learning, content creation becomes a priority. This week we discuss putting content creation at the center of learning. Highlights and commentary from the 4/9/13 #Edchat. 

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