Google+ for Education

I got an invitation to Google+ (thanks, Leslie Fisher) and have been poking around with it for a while and I'm liking a great deal of what I'm seeing.  In fact, I see that this product could be easily embraced by educators.  In a world where many social networking sites are blocked, (thinking Facebook and … Continue reading Google+ for Education


OTR Links for 07/04/2011

Historical Thinking | Benchmarks What should students know after 12 years of studying history in school? What should they be able to do with their knowledge? Surely they should have more than an accumulation of memorized facts to show for years of study. Students need to meet the challenge of understanding their own lives in … Continue reading OTR Links for 07/04/2011