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Coetail Final Project: Project-based Learning

When considering the role that technology should play in project-based learning, teachers need to be clear about the essential learning functions that tech tools...
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Final Project: PBL and Flipped Classroom to Enhance Student Learning

  I believe that reflecting is the most important part of the learning process. As a teacher who values and promotes a reflective classroom...
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“The Only Thing Constant is Change”

Our ability to learn what we need for tomorrow is more important than what we know today.” Connectivism   Two weeks ago, I had...
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Flipping my French Classroom to Maximize Learning

With the advancement of educational technology and the promise that digital media can transform learning, many educators have been re-thinking teaching and learning, and...
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Developing Linguistic and Intercultural Competence Through Project-Based Learning

“Can we do projects?” a question that I have heard over and over from my language students. Earlier this year, I decided to ask...
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Technology Integration: What’s the Story in my Classroom?

Today, I had the opportunity to attend a thought-provoking professional learning session at my school led by Mark Church. Mark talked about habits of...
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Visual Literacy: Samples of Student Work

  To apply my learning and understanding of Coetail Course 3, I have made a conscious decision to integrate principles of visual literacy in...
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Final Project: Teaching a Thematic Unit through Visual Literacy

Youth must become media literate. When they are engaged with media- either as consumers or producers- they need to have the skills to ask questions...
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How do we simplify learning in an information-driven world?

It is not always easy to communicate and comprehend rich amounts of information without feeling overwhelmed and confused. There is so much information to...
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Developing Fluency and Literacy through Digital Storytelling

  When I think of all the classes I have enjoyed in High School and University, these classes all share one important element: a...