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September 2011 Blog Posts (6)

Teaching and Thinking (Session 1 Capstone 2)

I found this week's Capstone 2 readings on reflections very interesting. I am always telling my students that the most powerful thing I can teach them is HOW to think instead of what to think. While students undergo formative and summative assessments on a weekly (and sometimes daily) basis, how often are students given the opportunity to simply reflect on the learning process? Not often in my experience. 

In my readings this week, I have learned that there are four modes of thinking…


Added by Susan on September 17, 2011 at 3:39pm — No Comments

Distinguished Lecture Series

Vicki Davis will present, “Successful Online Presentation Skills for Students” in the Blackboard Collaborate Distinguished Lecture Series this coming Tuesday September 20, 2011 at 19:00:00GMT [ check here for the time where you are ].…


Added by mrsdurff on September 15, 2011 at 2:09pm — No Comments

Video Streaming

Denver Public Schools is currently rolling out Safari Montage as our video streaming solution.  We would love to share ideas and concerns with other using this or a similar product.


Added by David Sanger on September 13, 2011 at 3:44pm — No Comments

Banned Websites Awareness Day

Cross-posted from the AASL blog…


Added by Michelle Luhtala on September 10, 2011 at 6:29am — No Comments

Dark Dude by Oscar Hijuelos

Dark Dude Dark Dude by Oscar Hijuelos

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Dark Dude has such a great cast of characters. They all have their problems, but it is Gilberto and Rico, who… Continue

Added by bj neary on September 8, 2011 at 8:32pm — No Comments

Something Like Fate by Susane Colasanti

Something Like Fate Something Like Fate by Susane Colasanti

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

The characters in this romance novel are all really finely drawn by Colasanti… Continue

Added by bj neary on September 2, 2011 at 3:35pm — No Comments

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