This week, as we prepare for the arrival of students, thinking about preparing our students for an unknown future, the NB Dept of Education spent some time thinking about the Profile of a Learner to encourage the Global Competencies,and strategies such as Student Agency. Current Generation was one of three projects in NB used to […]
Today was the opening day of the Innovative Labs Schools. Students connected with teachers around the world to deliver content. Jane Goodall was in attendance and National Geographic was there to film. Congrats to our friends Koen Timmers, Michael Soskil and Jennifer Williams.
Last night, two of my students spoke at TED-X Moncton Youth. I am fortunate to interact with both Beth and Skye almost daily through www.CurrentGeneration.org. This blog post focuses on SKYE who credits Current Generation as a contributor to helping her to discover and be confident in her super powers. Skye Ables (grade 12) spoke […]
Last night, TEX-Moncton let students steal the stage. We were fortunate to have two high school students be on stage, Beth and Skye. I am most fortunate to be connected to them both through www.CurrentGeneration.org This post focuses on Beth. While she does not speak directly about Current Generation in her TED-X Talk, Current Generation […]
Beth Stevens STEM project from Middle School is now being sold at the markets on Saturdays. The Moncton CBC interviewed her last week. Riverview teen invents ‘Beth’s A Metre Matters Bike Light’ Beth Stevens was inspired by Ellen’s Law and is now selling her STEM project at the Moncton Market CBC News · Posted: May […]
Our friend Koen Timmers has partnered with the Jane Goodall Foundation to introduce Innovative Labs Schools that will bring modern teaching strategies and opportunities to remote villages. When their RV arrives at a village, they will have computers, interactive whiteboards and a world via the internet at their finger tips. They have devices and connectivity, […]
Connections-Base Learning is a book written by a friend of mine, Sean Robinson from BC, Canada. To me, it is something much deeper than the title of a book, but rather a description of our experience together that seems to have come full circle. A few years ago, Sean and I used SKYPE to connect […]
Microsoft TransformED published an article about some of the work that my students are doing. Please note, that I am one of 3 CO-FOUNDERS of Engineering Brightness including John Howe and Tracey Winey of Fort Collins, Colorado. TransformEd Change Agents: Ian Fogarty By Microsoft in Education Canada Team Posted on February 22, 2019 at 3:14 […]
Under Construction Gathering the video from Helsinki.