Convocation: changing the conversation

Convocation: changing the conversation

Last Thursday, my colleague, John, wanted to take an hour to just chat all things education.  Like the quick talk from Derek Slvers above, John has a flexible mindset. More schools need more educators who are willing to slinky their way out of their comfort zone....
Learning2 Listen

Learning2 Listen

  I recently watched CeleSTE Headlee’s phenomenal TED talk on better ways to talk to people: I’m hoping you took the twelve minutes to enjoy it as well.  In a world that gets busier and busier, I find we constantly need to relearn the fine art of...
Adaptive schedules.

Adaptive schedules.

So much has changed about schools in the past decade.  With incredible minds like Jane McGonigal and Sal Khan becoming household names, the future is bright.  There is momentum towards disrupting old, outdated practice. People are aware that new times demand new skill...
Dividends on an Investment.

Dividends on an Investment.

“They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.” ― Andy Warhol, The Philosophy of Andy Warhol When I first started out on this COETAIL journey, I was seeking enrichment.  I wanted to invest in my own learning, I wanted to invest in...