What teachers and other educators do best is, by and large, tell people stuff. It can be unsettling to not know things, so it’s no doubt natural to assume that if we don’t like it, then neither will others. So we tell people. But is it OK to not know the answers if you’re an ICT teacher? Here are a few thoughts about that, followed by a video featuring Kate Russell.
(In fact, Kate Russell, one of the presenters of the BBC’s Click, was a huge influence in my writing this post, as I’ll explain.
http://education.indiana.edu/jacobs Matthew sent me the following email, so I thought I'd share it and the information about this Teacher Award Program! Please pass it on to folks are may be interested. Hi Miguel, I know you don't k... Read Post
It is incredible to believe [teachers' high scores are] an accurate reflection of the state of education in New York. I think we have to go back to work on the teacher evaluation process. - NY Governor Andrew Cuomo in Capital New Yo... Read Post
A colleague of mine shared with me An Open Letter to American From a Public School Teacher, by Michael Mau. It is a really is a good read and gets you thinking. I know many educators who are questioning why they are still in educat... Read Post