Create a Virtual Time Capsule with Socrative


Oct 10, 2018 | Instructional content | By Ben Berte

In third grade, my classmates and I brought a wide range of items to school that signified the time in which we were living. There was a black Sony walkman with padded headphones, a GI Joe figure, a Hartford Courant newspaper, a copy of Shel Silverstein's poem "Messy Room" and a video cassette of Goonies. Yes, 1986 was a glorious time. At the end ...

1-2-3 Word Cloud!


Oct 10, 2018 | Instructional content | By Ben Berte

Word Clouds (‘wordle’ to most) can be a dynamic tool for visualizing text and for presenting a group's thinking. They are AMAZING! While planning for the Future of Learning Conference at Harvard's Graduate School of Education, I wanted to capture and share our participants' views on "What are the key features of 21st Century Learning?" At firs...