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Inventors of the Future

“Science, math and engineering can give you the exhilarating power to become not mere spectators or consumers, but the active explorers, makers and doers who will help invent the future.” – Susan Hockfield photo credit: 4-6 via photopin cc Advertisements

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The Average Teacher

The average teacher explains complexity; The gifted teacher reveals simplicity. – Robert Brault photo credit: Tulane Public Relations via photopin cc

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Would you like fries with that?

“The American’s conception of the teacher who faces him is: he sells me his knowledge and his methods for my father’s money, just as the greengrocer sells my mother cabbage.” – Max Weber, “Science as a Vocation (Wissenschaft als Beruf),” … Continue reading

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Competency-based programs in Higher Education

I’ve posted my notes from today’s #CFHE12 webinar to DropBox. The speakers’ programs were featured in Inside Higher Education a couple of weeks ago. College for America @SNHU: Walking the talk, Yvonne Simon, Southern New Hampshire University NAU: Personalized Learning, Fred … Continue reading

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Notes from session III – Trinity HHMI conference on Integrative STEM Learning

Here are my notes from the third session of this weekend’s Trinity HHMI  conference on Integrative Learning in STEM.

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Notes from Session II – Trinity HHMI conference on Integrative STEM Learning

My notes from the second session of  Trinity’s HHMI conference on Integrative Learning in STEM.

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Notes from session one: Trinity HHMI conference on Integrative STEM Learning

Just sharing some notes from Trinity’s HHMI conference on Integrative Learning in STEM.

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