Next up, Edudemic discusses "5 Subjects Not Taught in School (But They Should Be)." The article recommends subjects like film making, job searching, money management, social skills, and pratical mechanics be taught in schools, and I would be inclined to agree. One step that teachers could take if they are passionate about these areas is to start up after school clubs.
Finally, Edudemic has as a write-up on "Global SchoolNet's Free Directory of Innovative Projects." This is a great collection of engaging, collaborative projects that students at all levels and subjects could work on within their school and with peers across the world.
The Lightning Round...
- Edudemic shows us The Beginner's Visual Guide to Online Learning
- The Ed Tech Review has a new infographic on the Stages of Tech Development for Kids
- Educational Technology covers The 5 Important Elements of the 21st Century Classroom
- And finally, InformED shares the 18 Myths People Believe About Education