Week Two: Happily Blogging and Scooping-it!
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Week Two: Happily Blogging and Scooping-it!

Despite having been actively blogging for close to ten years, I can honestly say I’d never really thought about the teaching and learning potential of them. Reading Pericles’ Happily blogging @ Belmore South, however, has certainly changed my perspective on that. The drawcards for promoting active blogging in the classroom are numerous. The potential to … Continue reading

10 More Creativity Resources « the art teacher’s guide to the internet
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10 More Creativity Resources « the art teacher’s guide to the internet

See on Scoop.it – Promote Creativity with Technology “…10 project ideas and articles on fostering creativity.” ohdesiderata‘s insight: This link contains a wealth of other resources related to promoting creativity in the classroom, some of which integrate the use of technology into its implementation. See on artjunction.org Continue reading

Teaching Art in a Connected World: the Possibilities | DMLcentral
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Teaching Art in a Connected World: the Possibilities | DMLcentral

See on Scoop.it – Promote Creativity with Technology ohdesiderata‘s insight: This page highlights the potential of using technology to promote creativity and engagement by showing what kind of result we can get if we connect art with digital media — students are fully engaged in the learning, even bringing it outside of the classroom due to … Continue reading

5 Fantastic Art Collections for Students to Explore Online
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5 Fantastic Art Collections for Students to Explore Online

See on Scoop.it – Promote Creativity with Technology A great set of resources to enable students to discover wonderful works of art online from galleries, art collections and museums around the world. ohdesiderata‘s insight: This is a great resource for exploring art within the classroom, no need to organise an excursion and worry about risk … Continue reading

How to Turn Your Classroom into an Idea Factory
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How to Turn Your Classroom into an Idea Factory

See on Scoop.it – Promote Creativity with Technology Suzie Boss provides 8 tips for turning K-12 classrooms into innovation spaces. How can we prepare today’s students to become tomorrow’s innovators? It’s an urgent challenge, repeated by President Obama, corporate CEOs, and global education experts like Yong Zhao and Tony Wagner. Virtually every discussion of 21st-century learning … Continue reading

Yes, You Can Teach and Assess Creativity! | Edutopia.org
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Yes, You Can Teach and Assess Creativity! | Edutopia.org

See on Scoop.it – Promote Creativity with Technology A recent blog by Grant Wiggins affirmed what I have long believed about creativity: it is a 21st-century skill we can teach and assess. Creativity fosters deeper learning, builds confidence and creates a student ready for college and career. However, many teachers don’t know how to implement … Continue reading