Education

Education is Life

Posted by on Aug 8, 2013 in All Posts, Community, Education | 0 comments

Education is Life

Technology has accelerated the spread of knowledge, but education is not simply for passing standardized tests. Our challenge is to engage children as lifelong learners capable of improving their lives for decades to come.

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Lobato vs. State of Colorado on Educational Funding

Posted by on Jun 7, 2013 in All Posts, Education, News | 0 comments

Lobato vs. State of Colorado on Educational Funding

Taylor Lobato and several school districts that joined her from throughout Colorado have sought greater and more equitable education funding. The question before the courts was weather the state’s funding system is constitutional. While the trial courts stated it was indeed not constitutional, on appeal, the Supreme Court on May 28, 2013 reversed that decision

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The Need For Speed

Posted by on May 28, 2013 in All Posts, Education, Technology | 0 comments

The Need For Speed

Speed, or at the very least, the perception of speed, is a big part of access and minimizing frustration so that focus can be maintained on the subject, rather than the delivery of the material.

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Will Richardson: Personal Learning Networks and Summer Learning

Posted by on May 22, 2013 in Education, Our Favorite Videos | 0 comments

Will Richardson: Personal Learning Networks and Summer Learning

Boulder Valley School District lets out for the summer tomorrow. This means I will have my 8 year old, Nathan, at home. In between the camping and time with grandparents I’d like to do some work on his learning processes. I tend to focus on life skills and personal growth in the summer. He enjoys the extra independence, and I like having a somewhat more mature child.

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Dan Meyer: Persistant Problem solving in the Real World

Posted by on May 18, 2013 in Education, Our Favorite Videos | 0 comments

Dan Meyer: Persistant Problem solving in the Real World

Dan Meyer: Persistant Problem solving in the Real World

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Salman Khan: Using Video to Reinvent Education

Posted by on May 18, 2013 in Education, Our Favorite Videos | 0 comments

Salman Khan: Using Video to Reinvent Education

Salman Khan: Using Video to Reinvent Education

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