Category Archives: Collaborative Learning

edshelf | Reviews & recommendations of tools for education

See on Scoop.itEducational Resources and Insight

Edtech and education app reviews and recommendations. Find the right teaching and learning tools for your needs.

J Ribera‘s insight:

This is a great database of applications and websites for educators to quickly locate the tool they need.

See on edshelf.com

Advertisements

ProCon.org – Pros and Cons of Controversial Issues

See on Scoop.itEducational Resources and Insight

Pros and cons of controversial issues. Read pro and con arguments for and against topics such as medical marijuana, euthanasia, prostitution, and more

J Ribera‘s insight:

A cool all-in-one site to use for argumentative writing, or class discussion topics. Help students widen their thinking, or at least the way that they go about an argument.

See on www.procon.org

Class Discussion to Encourage Critical Thinking: Resources for Grades 9-12

See on Scoop.itEducation

Resources By Topic:

About Socratic Seminars
Downloads from Schools that Work
More Blogs About Class Discussion

About Socratic Seminars

Socratic Seminars: Patience & Practice (Teaching Chann

J Ribera‘s insight:

I always found that more genuine learning may occur when students are listening to other students. When thoughts and opinions are shared and then heard and regarded with respect, which takes time to foster, great experiences are had in the classroom by the students and educators.

See on www.edutopia.org