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Should We Challenge Bloom’s?

Scaffolding, standards vs skills, Webb’s, and Bloom’s… If you’re an educator you’re somewhat familiar with this jargon as it relates to how learners think. Most educators do not challenge the fundamental constructivist concepts of cognitive scaffolding. Essentially, the theorists tell us that all learners will pass through a set pathway Read more…

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When The Chain Falls Off…

My chain fell off the other day. If you’ve ever owned a bike, you know exactly what that means, and I’ve reminded you of some evil thoughts you’ve had toward that chain. When the chain falls off, you can’t ignore it. The bike won’t ride until it’s back on.  Simplistically, Read more…