Monthly Archives: October 2012

EDCI 506 Week 10 (look here Dr. Coffman) Tracking and other thoughts

Multiple Intelligences The video from Cengage Learning was very interesting because it got me thinking about how I could use multiple intelligences in a high school classroom. The video focused on a fourth grade classroom so the teacher is allowed … Continue reading

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EDCI 500 Blog 5

Please excuse the horrible animated voices.   What characterizes the discovery learning lessons that the inductive group experienced? The discovery learning lessons are characterized by a hands-on, learn-it-yourself approach. The students in the inductive group experience the process of overlearning … Continue reading

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EDCI 506 Blog Week 9

Teaching Asian American Students This is a video of Asian Americans identifying their insecurities about being Asian American. I think it is important to realize that Asian American identifies people who are Filipino, Chinese, Vietnamese, Japanese, Korean, and even Indian. … Continue reading

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EDCI 500 Blog 4 – Prior Knowledge

Now that’s a tough nut to crack. Initial hypotheses regarding this problem The species Calvaria Major has been and is currently affected by an environmental factors such as pollution, human encroachment, or an invasive species that has decimated the population … Continue reading

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EDCI 506 Week 7

Article: Posted at 07:18 PM ET, 10/04/2012 TheWashingtonPost D.C. debates new high school graduation requirements By Emma Brown The Washington Post In the article, the author, Emma Brown frames a debate that has been occurring about the graduation requirements in … Continue reading

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EDCI 506 Week 6 Financing Education

Why is there so much concern over funding public schools in the United States today? The answer is simple. There is so much concern over funding public schools because parents want to ensure that their children are receiving the best … Continue reading

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EDCI 500 Blog 3 Immersion Video

This is a video describing the characteristics of English Language Learners My boyfriend and I were watching the mini video on immersion together and one warning I would have for anyone watching the video is do not watch it when … Continue reading

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