Entries from April 2009

Sunday, April 19th, 2009

The Future of e-Learning

As we enter the final 9 weeks of our inaugural year at eDCSD I am prompted to reflect upon our mission and conception of a virtual school.
We began knowing not all students learn in the same way.  In the book, “Schools that Learn,” Peter Senge talks about the mental models we all bring to learning.  [...]

Monday, April 6th, 2009

Comin’ Round the Mountain

When I hear the folk song, “She’ll Be Comin’ Round the Mountain” it always makes me anxious with anticipation of a grand finale. I envision preparations for a big event and tending to all the details.
So here is my gift to you as you prepare to begin the final quarter of your work with eDCSD [...]