The Wicked Problem of Complex Thinking – SOLVED

During this semester, my group and I have been working hard to uncover the details and research involved in answering one essential question – “Why don’t students think complexly?” After questioning, researching, questioning our questions and researching more, we have finally uncovered the answer to this “wicked problem” and found a solution. The process of… Continue reading The Wicked Problem of Complex Thinking – SOLVED

Are students really prepared for the 21st century? Let them CREATE a path for their future. #MakerEd

In education, there are always certain buzzwords you hear. Differentiation, personalized learning, critical thinking, innovation, to name a few. These words get used a lot, but what do they really mean? How do they look – as actions – in a classroom, and most importantly, are our students truly becoming prepared for the future?  … Continue reading Are students really prepared for the 21st century? Let them CREATE a path for their future. #MakerEd

It’s time to Burst your (filter) Bubble!

When asked to think about my “infodiet”, or the sources I use daily to get news and information, I realized that mine is very limited. My PLN consisted of mostly elementary education resources from teacher blogs and, Twitter, in addition to other  elementary school teachers within my school and district. After realizing how limited I… Continue reading It’s time to Burst your (filter) Bubble!