Technology has profoundly disrupted learning, instruction and the social/emotional development of children.
This book offers many practical solutions for educators and parents to leverage digital tools to build more dynamic, engaging learning environments, while ensuring the well-being of the whole child.
What’s Being Said About
Forward Fast: Making Sense of Education in an Era of Rapid Change
Karen Bronson, Director of Professional Development, SAANYS
A must read for school leaders and all educators at any stage in their careers. At a time when spoon-feeding content no longer makes it, Marc Isseks gives us both the big picture and the small steps that it will take to truly motivate today's learners. This lively and engaging read will have you smiling with recognition and nodding in agreement at the the need to chuck rote activities like the dreaded Do Now or the uninspiring Aim question in exchange for bold new ways of thinking about teaching and learning.
Emphasizing the advancement of innovative, creative
and inclusive learning environments for all children...
THE LONG LASTING HARDWARE EVERY VISIONARY DISTRICT NEEDS TO INVEST IN
It's gut-check time in our schools and our education system writ large. We need to invest our resources in people first, and things, if they help advance our vision, second.
HOW POWERPOINT IS
This article, featured in ASCD's Educational Leadership magazine, takes aim at the supposed merits of presentation software and offers ways to increase student engagement.