Assessment Over Evaluation in Helping New Initiatives Thrive

Assessment Over Evaluation in Helping New Initiatives Thrive

Assessment Over Evaluation in Helping New Initiatives Thrive was originally posted on his EdTechResearcher blog on EdWeek. Separating assessment from evaluation is one way that schools and educators can start having healthier conversations about change and improvement. In a recent conversation with …

Interview with our Co-Founders, Tom Daccord & Justin Reich

Interview with our Co-Founders, Tom Daccord & Justin Reich

This Q&A With Tom Daccord and Justin Reich originally appeared on Learning Science International, publisher of their book  iPads in the Classroom: From Consumption and Curation to Creation.   LSI: What’s the backstory on how this book came into focus? How did you become interested in …

Why Is Measuring Learning So Difficult? A Video Conversation with iPad Summit Keynoter, Justin Reich

Why Is Measuring Learning So Difficult? A Video Conversation with iPad Summit Keynoter, Justin Reich

Check out this new video from EDUCAUSE with four experts, including EdTechTeacher co-founder and iPad Summit Boston Keynote Speaker, Justin Reich addressing the question, “Why is measuring learning difficult?” On his blog, EdTechResearcher, Justin says this video has “some good reflections on learning analytics, …

Will Computers Ever Replace Teachers? – From Justin Reich

Will Computers Ever Replace Teachers? – From Justin Reich

This post first appeared on The New Yorker Elements Blog. In the 40 years since computers and software first started assisting students, how much has changed? How much has stayed the same? In this article, EdTechTeacher Co-Founder, Justin Reich, offers a brief …

From Incremental to Transformative Change – Webinar with Justin Reich & Shawn McCusker

From Incremental to Transformative Change – Webinar with Justin Reich & Shawn McCusker

Sugata Mitra painted a picture of a School in the Cloud during his 2013 TED Prize Talk. Gary Stager, in his book Invent to Learn, calls on schools to become engineering labs where students construct problems and solutions. Howard Gardner has proposed curricula based on …

February has flown by for all of us at EdTechTeacher. On the 1st, the entire team migrated to San Diego for our inaugural West Coast event – iPad Summit San Diego. This past week, the team ran workshops from coast-to-coast, covering all …