in response to Janelles' thoughts about reading this summer--this is the book Daniel Pink is currently reading according to his Tweet.
Paula

  • Food for thought from August 12 meeting...
Looking at the PLC Domain in the TPA...
TPA
Where are our school teams at this time... Look below at these...
  • meets with colleagues on a regular basis to discuss and modify instructional practice to eliminate all gaps in student achievement
Ask your admin ..."how can I help you get this (team) at this level?
  • collaborates to reflect on the implementation of the PLC model to improve professional practice across the team and ensure mastery of content for all students within the team
Do we have the conversation with our Principals ... How do we get (them) the team... on this rubric?
Noted by Janelle based on a conversation from Becky's TPA/PLC/FQL discussion




Stoooopid .... why the Google generation isn’t as smart as it thinks
The digital age is destroying us by ruining our ability to concentrate

21st July 2008
Podcast266: Open Minds, Open Education, and a View of Open Culture by David Thornburg (NECC 2008)

Going Ape over APIs
BY ANDY CARVIN

The Expanding Digital Universe: A Forecast of Worldwide Information Growth Through 2010

Study: Creativity is important but neglected
Educators, employers agree on the importance of creativity among students ... but their actions don't always match their beliefs

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NLlGopyXT_g from Kathy Schrock's Weekly site; many of you have probably already viewed this but definitely food for thought. Make sure you've had your caffeine beforehand!