Month: December 2020

9 Ways COVID Has Changed School In 2021 –

Image attribution flickr user Tulane Public Relations under CC licensing 9 Ways COVID Has Changed School In 2021 contributed by Anne Davis While many classrooms across the world remain closed in 2020, some schools have indeed opened up this fall despite the COVID-19 pandemic. As one might expect, these classrooms don’t look the same. In

How To Teach Empathy In The Classroom

How To Teach Empathy by Terry Heick Right near the core of education, just past tolerance and just short of affectionate connectivity, is the idea of empathy. University of California at Berkley’s Greater Good: The Science of a Meaningful Life explains empathy. “The term “empathy” is used to describe a wide range of experiences. Emotion researchers

The TeachThought Podcast Ep. 224 Inspiring A New Paradigm For Education –

The TeachThought Podcast Ep. 224 Inspiring A New Paradigm For Education Drew Perkins talks with Christopher Pommerening, founder of Learnlife, an open ecosystem of education meant to positively change education around the world. Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode: Listen and subscribe on your favorite podcast player including: Also available on Google Music for

63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World

63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World by Terry Heick It could be argued—and probably argued well—that what a student fundamentally needs to know today isn’t much different than what Tom Sawyer or Joan of Arc or Alexander the Great needed to know. Communication. Resourcefulness. Creativity. Persistence. How true this turns out