A Comparison between Countries For the past few months, something about our education system has been truly bugging me. And it’s not just that I know we need to begin transforming it and molding it to better fit the future of education for our children. Yes, that’s definitely part of it, but there’s something else, … Continue reading Step 2: Integrating Field Trips into the Curriculum
Integrating Project-Based Learning Today during class I was asked why I was so gung-ho about transformative education if I continue to insist that I really don’t want to go into education. I knew the answer immediately, but also knew that I had been telling people the wrong thing. It’s not that I don’t want to … Continue reading Step 1: Transforming Classes with Project-Based Learning
This past weekend I got to see my mom for a few days. We were talking about her job and how she’s been interviewing teachers for her school (she’s a principal at an elementary school in North Carolina). As one of the biggest advocates for transformative education, when she interviews teachers she wants to know … Continue reading What would Your Perfect School Look Like?
If you’re reading this post right now and trying to figure out what in the world this blog is about, then welcome! I have to admit at first I had no idea what I wanted to begin blogging about until I realized how passionate I am about education. That’s why Apples to Oranges was started … Continue reading Transformative Education: What the Heck is That?
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