Maker Education: Reaching All Learners

Maker Education: Reaching All Learners

>>Pam: One of the things that we’ve discovered is that Maker Education with kids gets them engaged, gets them passionate about the work, gives them opportunities to pursue things that they’re interested in. And as a result, it really raises the level of work that kids are doing, and it starts to make sense. School

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Why use Active Learning?

Why use Active Learning?

I’ve come to learn that active learning is a way of engaging with the material in a way that entrains the information in your memory systems much more effectively than the superficial memorization with which we tend to approach these concepts. I’m convinced that active learning is good for students and helps them learn. We

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Inside Active Learning Classrooms

Inside Active Learning Classrooms

[music playing] What I first thought was, “Wow this is really cool, this isn’t like any classroom I’ve ever had before.” When the students first walk into this classroom it sends the message right away that this is not business as usual. You walk and in there are these beautiful round tables and you instantly

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