Back-to-School with Design Thinking – Webinar with Beth Holland and Douglas Kiang

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 August 23rd 3pm EST on EdWeb.Net   >> Watch the Webinar Recording on EdWeb   Design Thinking encourages students to engage in empathy, define problems, prototype, iterate, and solve real-world problems. Makerspaces help students foster critical thinking, open-ended creativity and iterative design. In this webinar, Beth and Douglas presented the design thinking process. They showed examples […]

Empathy, Strategy, and Edupreneurship: Fostering a Culture of Innovation – From Beth

Use Design Thinking to Develop the 7 Mindsets of the Mentally Wealthy (1)

This post first appeared on EdTech Researcher at Education Week. Last week, I had several fascinating conversations with administrators, teachers, and parents from different schools. Even though the topics of these conversations ranged from iPads to learning commons to student data, at some point, I came to the same revelation: what is the problem that […]

Spirals of Innovation in Schools – From Pockets of Excellence to Sustained Change from Beth Holland

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This post originally appeared on EdTechResearcher. To be successful in a knowledge economy, students will require the ability to complete non-routine tasks, solve unstructured problems, and employ technologies for communication, collaboration, and creation (Autor, & Price, 2013; Collet, Hine, & Plessis, 2015). Unfortunately, current classroom practice does not always support the development of these skills. […]

Back to School with iTunesU

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A conversation with Beth and Sabba Whether you teach K-12 or Higher Ed, iTunesU can be an amazing tool for curating and distributing content as well as collaborating with students in a 1:1 iPad environment. During this hangout,Sabba Quidwai and Beth Holland will walk through the newest features of iTunesU as well as offer tips […]