What Teachers need to Know

How to Create Engaging Learning Experiences

A talk based on the TPACK model of teacher knowledge, exploring the tools and technologies that support innovative pedagogical practice.


1: David Christian - Big History: Language as the greatest invention. (TED Talk)

2: Maryanne Wolf - Proust and the Squid  (book); Youtube: Simply Science interview

3: Mishra & Koehler - Introduction to TPACK

4: Seymour Papert - The Children's Machine (book); Preface to The Children's Machine; Youtube: early Papert 
Erica McWilliams - Teaching for creativity: from sage to guide to meddler 

5: Richard Clark et al. - Putting Students on the Path to Learning 
Manu Kapur - Productive Failure: Time article Talk at ICLS 2012  PowerPoint of Talk

6: Some Learning Styles/Multiple Intelligences tests:
http://literacyworks.org/mi/assessment/findyourstrengths.html  http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/custom/resources_ftp/client_ftp/ks3/ict/multiple_int/index.htm

7: Clayton Christensen - Disrupting Class; Youtube interview ; review

8: Salman Khan - Interview; TED Talk; More on the Flipped Classroom

9: Costa & Kallick: Institute for Habits of Mind

10: Referencing example file + instructions

11: www.turnitin.com

12: Word example doc

13: Tutorial in outlining

14: Google Lit Trips

15: Project Based Learning - Edutopia

16: Non-Google Search tools:





17: Jog the Web

18: Thinking Maps from Exploratree

19: Google Drive & Windows Live for collaboration

20: X-Timeline

21: Intel Tools


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