The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply repeating what other generations have done—men who are creative, inventive, and discoverers. —Jean Piaget 11. Make it new 12. Support great teachers 13. Build neural networks 14. Multiply intelligences 15. Display learning 16. Emulate museums 17. Form follows function 18. Unite the disciplines 19. Bring the outside in
Howard Gardner, creator of ‘multiple intelligences’ theory, launches new project on ‘good’ education
'We need to encourage grit that is directed, honestly and publicly, to positive societal ends; and to unmask grit that has been mobilized in damaging directions, whether en route to a pointless war or to unfairly rewarded manipulators of facts, figures, and fuel fees.'
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Teacher Tap has one of the most comprehensive and organized lists of e-libraries I have come by. It contains a key of symbols to include which sites contain sounds, multiple languages, flash media, etc. Moreover, the list is broken down by approximate age/ reading levels.