"I am thinking I am off base for the LCPs - I thought we were suppose to find a burning question about our units that we are studying -now it is looking more like I should be looking for the burning question in the teaching methods?
Here are the…"
After having spent an hour loading zotero on the kids' computer files--each kid has their own access--and after dialoguing with the tech person (who also teaches a full course load with everyone else)--we decided it was best if…"
"Don't stew. Just start asking questions that you truly don't know the answer to. Your entry sounded like you were thinking of your completed LCP. This isn't a package that you wrap up neatly with a bow, it's a package that you start unwrapping and…"
"I am just now figuring out what I need to do for this course and looked up this post because I have been confused by what is required. The dialogue is great and I think I have a clearer idea, but I have a problem. I am only teaching World History…"
"Eric, are all of your kids Alaska Native? If so. That's a pretty hard task. At least in my experience those kids couldn't talk because to shine or to show off your knowledge was a really bad thing. I had some success with posters around the room…"
"Mary, My response might not be the same as Tom's, but I'm thinking you should simply take ONE of your learning tasks and run with it. You have a master's degree outline here. Maybe a PhD! You can always do another learning task during the next…"
"I am confused about the LCP. I understand that it arises out of our burning questions, but I also thought it had to match up with the topic of the month, as well as incorporate the technology featured during that month as well. Is that correct? I…"
"I'm going to post a couple of the messages I've received from random folks so that all of you can see that you aren't alone in your questions and concerns. :-) So this is an invitation to put your questions here instead of messaging me. All will…"
"Hi Eric. Brilliant question! I am convinced more than ever if we give students spaces in classroom to dialog about their learning, they are able to internalize the knowledge in profound and indelible ways. What kind of feedback would you like and…"
"Crystal, I love the idea of teaching history using Native American stories. What grade level are you teaching? What kind of feedback would you like? I have an idea in terms of using Native American mandalas to examine Native American perspectives.…"