Monday, April 2, 2012

Our Place in the Universe

A very cool website that gives us the scale of our universe.

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Computational Thinking

How can I inspire innovation, creativity and problem solving in our students? That questions is at the root of my educational philosophy. This video helps define computational thinking and looks into our future to understand why educators have to be cognizant of how we are teaching.

Sunday, February 12, 2012

Video Games in Education

When I was young, I had to convince my parents that it was beneficial to spend my time playing Pitfall on my Commodore 64. I had mixed results. Now, there is some science that supports the advantage of video games. Here are some interesting TED talks about video games and how they may not be as bad as most parents might think. Let me know what you think.