Blog: September 2015

Question Received: How does service learning meet the objectives of international education in an academic context but also touch on global awareness?

September 8, 2015

How does service learning meet the objectives of international education in an academic context but also touch on global awareness? This question arrived in my email and brought the following words to the page. Service learning + international education fit perfectly. How?  Consider that most international schools have as part of their mission statements phrases […]

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Asking Questions — a Response to the article Who’s Asking?

September 5, 2015

A valued colleague sent me this article which I encourage you to read: Who’s Asking? by Alfie Kohn printed in Educational Leadership this month. Alfie Kohn has made an excellent case for student-driven questioning and this is critical for thinking and learning. We do not want a “regurgitation” driven learning system. We want one built […]

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