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Blended-Learning Resources

If you are a frequent visitor to principalaim then you know how important student-centered instruction is to me. I’ve found one of the best ways to empower students to truly engage in their learning … Continue reading

October 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

21st Century Learning: How Has Tutoring Changed?

What is the role of the traditional tutor? This question was raised during a luncheon that I attended recently with other school leaders looking for traditional as well as non-traditional … Continue reading

July 27, 2014 · 1 Comment

Khan Academy Aligns with Common Core

  Khan Academy is at it again! Sal Khan used this year’s CUE conference to unveil his latest innovation in integrated technology and math instruction. According to Khan, this new initiative will “align … Continue reading

March 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Teaching is …

“Teaching is fundamentally about human interactions, and that can’t be replaced by technology.” – Jon Bergmann

January 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Flipped Mobile Classroom: Learning “Upside Down” | Edutopia

The Flipped Mobile Classroom: Learning “Upside Down” | Edutopia. There is a growing debate among educators about the merits of “flipped” learning. What does flipped learning mean? “Flipped learning occurs … Continue reading

November 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Virtual Education

The idea of exactly what virtual education is has shifted, and I give much of the credit for this change to one of my favorite innovators, Salman Khan. While this … Continue reading

October 14, 2013 · 2 Comments

The “Re-invention” of Education

If you are a regular visitor to my blog (or following it I hope), you know two very important things about me: I love using video as a teaching tool … Continue reading

August 1, 2013 · Leave a comment