Tag Archives: 21st century skills

NEW: The Green School Alliance is seeking 2 additional Faculty Fellows

Become a “U.S. Green School Fellow” and gain extraordinary insight and training through the nation’s premier week-long environmental leadership training program at the state-of-the-art National Conservation Training Center of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), in Shepherdstown, WV, just … Continue reading

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AISNE Conference on Design Thinking

I did a reprise of my CAIS Conference on Design Thinking this past Tuesday, but this time for AISNE, and at St. Mark’s School in Southborough, MA.  Initial feedback suggests it was a rousing success. One of the things that … Continue reading

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A New Definition of Rigor: The Six C’s

— Reprinted from the 2012-2013 New England Independent School Guide A growing awareness of the power of integrated technology, project-based learning, and collaborative student performance has begun to change the way independent schools think about instruction and assessment. by Andrew … Continue reading

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Using a Central Blog

Have you ever left content on the board (white or chalk) to share with your next class? One of the things a central blog does is celebrate these moment. A central blog also creates an opportunity to continue the classroom … Continue reading

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A Middle School Contest

Hi, CAIS CPD friends and allies, I told Bill that I was running this contest at IDS on March 10, 2012, and he suggested that I post the video that I made explaining the contest here, to help publicize it … Continue reading

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