Five things schools should do…

In June, I shared an article from the Committed Sardine blog about how students do much better at writing if it is going to be posted on the internet, say, on Wikipedia, than if it’s just something they wrote for their teacher. That same author has another recommendation for the classroom. Of course, it’s what we’ve been talking about for what, the last two, three years?

http://mindshift.kqed.org/2011/08/five-changes-every-school-should-make/

 

Here’s a related article:¬†http://mindshift.kqed.org/2011/08/how-do-we-prepare-our-children-for-whats-next/