Tag Archives: innovation

What’s the big deal with Flash (still)? (You don’t need a Flash app for your iOS device.)

I find myself asking this question a lot: Why are people so interested in getting Flash (Adobe Flash) on your iOS Device (iPad, iPodTouch, iPhone)? The reason I am asking myself because I see a new tweet about it daily. … Continue reading

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Curriculum Design Backward Design Critical Thinking

I enjoy designing classes, courses, and learning. I enjoy developing a curriculum that has the end in mind (vision, goal, ect) and then adding in all the pieces that are going to get us (the class) there. I have always … Continue reading

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Learning: Engage and Empower – National Educational Technology Plan 2010 – Executive Summary Part 2

Learning: Engage and Empower Key Statements: “Outside school, students are free to pursue their passions in their own way and at their own pace.” (p.x) “Technology should be leveraged to provide access to more learning resources that are available in classrooms…” and make larger … Continue reading

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Transforming American Education – National Educational Technology Plan 2010 – Executive Summary Part 1

“Transforming American Education LEARNING Powerd by Technology” Key Statements: Technology offers education “cost effective and cost saving strategies that improve learning outcomes.” (p.x) Teachers in todays technology world “must embrace innovation, prompt implementation, regular evaluation, and continuous improvement.” (p.x) If … Continue reading

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