Archives for January 8, 2012

  1. A Model of Objectives

    –> Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player. –> via How many educators are asked to develop objectives to be integrated into lesson plans for administration, grant applications, or even individualized education plans (IEPs)? Nearly every teacher correct? I encourage everyone to review this website from Iowas State University. […]

  2. 10 Important Skills Students need for the Future

    by David Andrade,   The future. What do our students really need to know and be able to do to succeed in future education and careers? Content is a part of what they need to know. Standardized tests test content knowledge and some skills. There are huge debates raging over standardized testing, curriculum, and the […]

  3. Making School Relevant for Students

    David Andrade, (photo from   Today I overheard this comment by a student in one of my physics classes: “I like this class because I actually learn something real that I can use.” I was very happy to hear this.   I try to relate what I’m teaching and what students are doing to something […]