Integrating Is Educating

Originally posted on CBS Philly:
By Dr. Marciene Mattleman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – In an article in The Washington Post, programs and projects are cited that make the case that integrating subjects can work. Middle school students learned about surrealist painter Man Ray who integrated math into his art. They translated that knowledge into wire sculpture…

Read more "Integrating Is Educating"

Transforming The Classroom

Originally posted on OptIn:
This video from Khan academy’s Salman Khan provides some glimpses of the impact of technology on education. What struck me as particularly noteworthy is how the focus shifts from supplementing the classroom to completely transforming it. By the end of the talk, he redefines the roles of classwork and homework, in…

Read more "Transforming The Classroom"