Constructing knowledge with blogs GetxoLinguae 2009
“ It’s better to know some of the questions that all of the answers” James Thurber
Our priorities in education YouTube - 3 Steps for 21st Century Learning What should our priorities be for education in the XXIst century? What are we expected to teach our students in their English class? What might be the role of ICT? How can blogs be of any help?
Students are different, have different tastes and preferences, and what is more important, they learn in a different way (remember the tale about the animals who tried to learn how to swim)
Remember the famous proverb: “Tell me and I will forget, , show me and I may not remember, involve me and I will understand”. Make my activities meaningful and significative and involve them with their participation.
There’s an excess of information and we have to guide them in their learning and teach them how to access it, no need to learn by heart