What Is STEM Education and Why Is It Important?

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Originally published with Upjourney. "What Is Stem Education and Why Is It Important? (13 Experts)." UpJourney - Live a Happy, Healthy and Successful Life. 18 Nov. 2020. Web. 24 Nov. 2020. <https://upjourney.com/what-is-stem-education-and-why-is-it-important&gt; By Micah Shippee, PhD The acronym STEM has seen popularity in education, software, and even in the toy market. …

TIME⁩ Magazine’s “The Science of Learning” Special Edition…. One Instructional Designer’s Perspective

While reading ⁦TIME⁩ Magazine's “The Science of Learning” Special Edition (1) I found many thoughtful insights into learning. Plenty of the contributing authors in this edition explore both the psychological theories and scientific understandings that DESCRIBE our learning. While the target audience of this edition was broad, I cannot help but review it from my …

Using Google Meet for meetings, teaching &/or remote learning?

I have been using Google Meet for meetings, teaching &/or remote learning but have found many missing participants in my with my larger groups. I discovered a quick pro-tip I thought I would share that allows us to see more participants. On your laptop/PC use ZOOM tools to reveal more learners! Press 1. Command (Mac) …

Response to “Is education the new currency?”

Here are my thoughts on a specific article "Gent, Edd. "Is education the new currency?." Bbc.com. 10 Feb. 2020. <https://www.bbc.com/worklife/article/20200210-is-education-the-new-currency> Accessed Web. 11 Feb. 2020. " This is a thought provoking article. I appreciate the efforts made to support our learners future successes but I believe we must do so judiciously. The human brain is designed …

Earn Graduate Course Credit while reading #WanderlustEDU #edchat #education #ReadyLearnerOne

Are you looking to boost those graduate credits? Looking for a good read? How about both? WanderlustEDU: An Educator's Guide to Innovation, Change, and Adventure, a book about innovation in education and shifting our culture. In WanderlustEDU we take embrace the courage to move forward in our beloved career, we learn to re-appreciate why we …

How to organize class project groups to support our students’ future of work #WanderlustEDU #FOW

Introduction Innovation goes beyond a simple new tool, innovation infers application, capability, and methods of accomplishing a task... a better workflow. The Future Of Work will demand people are prepared to solve complex problems, interact with clients/colleagues, and be able to adapt to new tools and workflows. Over the next twenty years, we are likely …