February 2013

Poll: The “Silver Bullett” for educating every student

by Steve Wyckoff on February 22, 2013

I hear all kinds of solutions for education, from all kinds of people. Educators and non-educators. Here are some of the more prominent “silver bullets” I hear. Personally, I believe that we need to focus on each individual students desires and ambitions, make every experience a learning-by-doing experience, and related to the first two, NOT sitting and listening to an adult. What do you think? Pick three.

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14 WBC Kevin Honeycutt Part 2, Learning Badges

by Steve Wyckoff on February 6, 2013

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mb-CHEMSteve and Kevin talk about learning badges. The conversation was prompted by an article by Tom Vander Ark titled On Merit Badges.

 

 

Introduction to Merit Badges

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You can learn about sports, crafts, science, trades, business, and future careers as you earn merit badges. There are more than 130 merit badges. Any Boy Scout may earn a merit badge at any time. You don’t need to have had rank advancement to be eligible …

Kevin Honeycutt

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