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Technology and History

“The question I want students to think about is the affect of technology in history…. I couldn’t have done that without CMK giving me the tools and the time to figure it out for myself.” Constructing Modern Knowledge 2015 is still open for registration. Don’t miss out. Register today! See project videos from CMK 2014 and read participant […]

Making Owners of their Own Learning

“Delighted to have met so many of you and hearing about how the movement’s growing for making and tinkering in the classroom so we can start letting kids be owners of their learning.” Constructing Modern Knowledge 2015 is still open for registration. Don’t miss out. Register today! See project videos from CMK 2014 and read participant blogs here. Tweet […]

The Sky’s the Limit

“You realize that there’s no ceiling and how everybody is going to be able to contribute to everyone’s learning no matter where they were at when they got here.” Constructing Modern Knowledge 2015 is still open for registration. Don’t miss out. Register today! See project videos from CMK 2014 and read participant blogs here. Tweet This Post

High Expectations

“It was more than I expected and I had high expectations. I harvested a bit of knowledge from every little bit of communication.” Constructing Modern Knowledge 2015 is still open for registration. Don’t miss out. Register today! See project videos from CMK 2014 and read participant blogs here. Tweet This Post

The short distance between total despair and aha!

“I’ve been totally impressed by the short distance between total despair and aha! I haven’t talked to a grumpy person in days.” Constructing Modern Knowledge 2015 is still open for registration. Don’t miss out. Register today! See project videos from CMK 2014 and read participant blogs here. Tweet This Post

We’re the educators of the future!

“We’re here being courageous and doing amazing scary things… We’re the educators of the future and that’s a pretty kick-ass future!” Constructing Modern Knowledge 2015 is still open for registration. Don’t miss out. Register today! See project videos from CMK 2014 and read participant blogs here. Tweet This Post

Fun AND Useful

“I had a great time and I actually have something useful I can use in my classroom.” Constructing Modern Knowledge 2015 is still open for registration. Don’t miss out. Register today! See project videos from CMK 2014 and read participant blogs here. Tweet This Post

Autonomy and Trust

“The level of autonomy that I felt I had and I felt towards everybody else was awesome. If I was in a school where everybody trusted everybody else to do what they thought was best, the way everybody seemed to do it here this week, I would never leave that school.” Full clip below… Constructing […]

Cam Perron – Latest CMK 2014 Guest Speaker!

I begin many of my keynote addresses by saying, “I’m not surprised when kids do extraordinary things. I’m surprised when adults are surprised that kids are capable of doing remarkable things. I expect it.” The years kids spend in school are when they become poets, philosophers, politicians, pediatricians, painters, pianists, punters, physicists… In a 2010 […]