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 in the wrap … science says learning styles are a myth, exploring the challenge of adopting the analytics mind-set, another piece reminding us that simply handing out tech devices does not make a school tech-integrated – good teacher PD is essential, explore the differences between Adobe Captivate and Articulate Storyline, and more!
The Problem with “Learning Styles”: There is little scientific support for this fashionable idea—and stronger evidence for other learning strategies
Making Analytics the Campus Modus Operandi
Teachers Shouldn't Have To Work Alone — And Now They Don't Have To
This piece reveals a lot about our tendency to use jargon to put a new face on old ideas and act like they're new ideas (while also tearing down the DT ‘movement'): “Design Thinking Is a Boondoggle”
This rapping science teacher at Central York infects students with love of learning
Students create new hand for suburban 8-year-old w/ 3D printer
UA helps visually impaired ‘see’ science
Start Training The Teachers And Stop Blaming The iPad
Alexander Salas explores the differences between Adobe Captivate and Articulate Storyline