Tag Archives: John Dewey

We’re Changing the Educational Paradigm

Just do it today, REGISTER w/ a PREMIUM EARLY BIRD RATE. Our teachers are changing the world, one student at a time. Bring yourself or your school cohort-team. learn more: https://bit.ly/2pjtPRp

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Art of “Reinventing Yourself” In an Automated World!

Why Everyone Must Master this Skill By ERIK P.M VERMEULEN Photo by Benjamin Davies on Unsplash Last week, I wrote about the importance of “self-learning.” I identified six elements — what I call the “6Cs” of the cycle of self-learning — that are necessary to achieve … Continue reading

Posted in Teaching | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Concept is Love

We interviewed CWI Institute alum Sean Lloyd, Chief Engagement Officer at Paolo Freire Charter School in Newark, New Jersey. Sean speaks with great eloquence on our need for fidelity to what we really believe as educators.. learn more: https://bit.ly/1PCRv6u  

Posted in Video | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lives Changed and Lessons Learned

By BETH MASSARO and LOU ANN ROMERO After Hurricane Harvey landed in Texas, students and staff from New Mexico Highlands University traveled to Rockport Texas in Aransas County the last week of September to serve as volunteers in the disaster … Continue reading

Posted in Higher Education | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Blame Game and Lousy Learning Outcomes for Our Students

By BOB SORNSON Can we find someone to blame for the sorry state of public education in America? For years we have played the Blame Game, looking for someone to blame for our lousy state and national educational performance. During … Continue reading

Posted in Teaching | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Experience and Relationships Matter

Abington Friends School, a Quaker-based, coed school serving children in preschool through twelfth grade, located in Jenkintown, offers its Upper School students this real world experience through The Center for Experiential Learning. Under the direction of Rosanne Mistretta, the Center … Continue reading

Posted in Teaching | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

LIFE: Designing the Lifeline to Independence For the Elderly Project

By KATHRYN HUBER The LIFE Project (Lifeline to Independence For the Elderly) is a major collaborative effort between the American Red Cross Greater Buffalo Chapter and over ten community organizations. It is a pilot program in its first stages. This … Continue reading

Posted in Service-Learning | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Beacon Aglow: An Institute of Community in The Mountains of Vermont

By SHEILA BAILEY I’d like to share an experience that gave me greater confidence in how much of an impact Place Based Service-Learning can have on improving education and the quality of life, in this case in a small, rural … Continue reading

Posted in Teaching | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It Takes Caddisfly Larvae to Raise a Child

By SUSIE DENEHY , Staff Naturalist/Teacher, Harris Center for Conservation Education We stand in the flowing waters of No-Name Stream in Antrim’s McCabe Forest. Our feet rest on the slippery cobble and the brook’s current tugs at us. We are dressed … Continue reading

Posted in Place Based Education | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Best Early Bird Rate of the Year!

Register NOW w/ a Our Very Best Early Bird Rate of the Year. Bring yourself or your school cohort-team. learn more: https://bit.ly/2pjtPRp #ServiceLearning #SocialEmotional #ProjectBased

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment