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Learning From an EdCafe

May 29, 2013 by

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This past week we had an EdCafe in our USHRS class.  During this time period we met in small groups and had informal discussions about the topics that we had individually researched.  This whole process was really interesting and it was fun being able to sit and talk with other students about each others topics […]

A New Age of Learning

October 22, 2012 by

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USHRS is the first research based class I have ever taken, and it happens to incorporate some methods of learning that are not exactly orthodox.  I am particularly excited about this class because unlike in the past, I will have the ability to study what I personally want to learn (to a certain extent).  In […]

A New Type of Learning

October 4, 2012 by

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In the first week of US History class we were assigned a reading about the importance of partnering by Marc Prensky. Having taken a class similarly focused on collaboration last year, I though I knew exactly where this article was headed: it was the classic “back to school” reading, trying to to set the tone for […]