Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers.
This week we have several pieces on Project Based Learning, which we're big fans of … PBL provides hand-on active learning that can really let students take ownership of their learning and it is an excellent formative assessment opportunity. Check out TimelinesTV for some great short video lessons for historical events. Explore a dilemma for modern times – the pros and cons of digital vs paper text books. We also have several stories focused on specific ways that schools are embracing digital learning to improve outcomes for their students, and much more!
How Project-Based Learning Guides Students Into Holistic Learning
This Teacher Uses Marvel Comics to Teach Government Regulation (with Great Results!)
TimelinesTV – Good, Short History Lesson
5 Projects You Can Do in the First Month of School
A Textbook Dilemma: Digital or Paper?
12 Questions To Ask Your Students On The First Day Of School
Artificial Intelligence In Education: Don't Ignore It, Harness It!
Engineering a Better Classroom Experience
Turns out breaking a sweat might help you learn a little faster
Inspiring Schools Honored for Transforming Education through Digital Learning
Cool looking new “Variant: Limits” game bring Calculus to life
A Project-Based Learning Cheat Sheet For Authentic Learning
Coppell ISD using apps to connect students, parents and teachers
Sweet! Blues Guitar to Get Mod Makeover in Mobile Education Units