Choice, Duh!

Constructing Modern Knowledge 2011 ended just a few days ago and I’m exhausted, but in the words of David Letterman, “It’s a good kind of tired.” CMK 2011 stands as one of the highlights of my career. Not only was I able to create a productive learning environment for approximately 90 educators from Australia to […]

CMK 2011 Construction Materials

Interested in downloading a list of the open-ended creativity software and construction materials being used at Constructing Modern Knowledge 2011? Click here for a PDF list of many of the materials available to participants. This is but a brief list of the most popular stuff folks will be tinkering with! Click here for our recommended […]

Welcome to Constructing Modern Knowledge!

Dear Colleague: You are about to embark on a four-day learning adventure in which computers, construction, collaboration and creativity are all part of the learning process. Please put away your “teacher hat” and spend as much time as possible in the role of a learner. We hope you find the right personal balance between a […]

About Melinda Kolk

Melinda Kolk is the Deputry Director of The Constructivist Consortium, Director of Professional Development for Tech4Learning. and Editor-in-Chief of the Creative Educator magazine. She is the author of Teaching with Clay Animation and has had articles on student technology projects published in Virginia’s “VSTE Journal” and Australia’s “The Educational Technology Guide.” Melinda has made hundreds […]