Tony Wagner writes about skills not practiced in traditional schools (that focus on delivering content). Dennis Littky, Enrique Gonzalez, Elliot Washor and Charles Mojkowski advocate "school redesign" to allow students to follow individual interests. This blog collects the procedures to personalize mastery of "soft skills." Send comments to VisualAndActive@gmail.com. No academic credit is offered for these activities. Procedures like "Thought for the Day" came from JohnCorlette.com.
Sunday, August 4, 2013
Skill: Can we redesign a school? Can we adopt procedures from other schools? What can we learn from other schools?
What are some effective schools? What schools do you admire? What are some procedures that they use in those schools? What are effective procedures that you have heard about?
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