Tag Archives: George Couros

The New Think Tank

creative commons licensed ( BY ) flickr photo shared by ChrisDag In my post yesterday, I put forth the idea of educational R&D teams and how they could be an affordable, scaled down way to bring research and development into … Continue reading

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Connections

  I owe so much to the people I have connected with. I am sure you feel the same way. Whether face to face or virtually, I have been able to connect and work with brilliant people who have challenged … Continue reading

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Educator Innovation Day – A Reflection

cc licensed ( BY SA ) flickr photo shared by Bridget Coila I have been having a tough time getting going this week. For the first time in my career I haven’t been overly excited to come back to school. … Continue reading

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Why I Am An Educator

cc licensed ( BY ) flickr photo shared by Jeff Sandquist I am very excited to be part of the School Admin Virtual Mentor Program, and this post marks my first participation in the program. I have been lucky enough … Continue reading

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Let The Learning Boil Over

  “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go.” T.S. Eliot I know, its a very eye-catching and thought provoking image to open up this post with isn’t it? It all … Continue reading

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Novel not Novelty, Innovation not Gimmicks

cc licensed ( BY ) flickr photo shared by darranl Call me old school, but my razor has 2 blades. It has always driven me crazy with the incessant adding of blades, parodied of course numerous times on numerous comedies, … Continue reading

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Give Someone A Push

cc licensed ( BY NC ) flickr photo shared by SlikSvelte   Wow. Just spent an engaging and energizing weekend at the ConnectEd Conference at the Calgary Science School. What a fantastic experience, connecting with so many amazing educators and … Continue reading

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Think Tank

cc licensed ( BY SA ) flickr photo shared by ToddMorris When I was a kid, I felt I was pretty smart, and I was secretly proud of that. While I put up a front that I was really all … Continue reading

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Innovation Week Day 5 – Taking Flight

cc licensed ( BY NC SA ) flickr photo shared by Andy.Schultz “Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to … Continue reading

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Audience

cc licensed ( BY NC SD ) flickr photo shared by orkomedix We are back! Schools are open, kids are registered and in classes and teachers are eagerly setting up their classrooms for an exciting year. I am excited as … Continue reading

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