I have amazing students at The College of Chicago where I teach. See what they have been up to in our April school newsletter!
The College of Chicago News and Activities
May 17th : Cubs Game Chicago Cubs VS Milwaukee Brewers 1:20 PM Saturday @Wrigley Field *talk to your teacher if you are interested to come!Enjoy the special Chicago baseball game experience with your classmates and teachers! …
Teaching an elective at The College of Chicago on USA History using the newer of these 2 textbooks http://dalab.cc/post/27025160124/ and did this "fancy" timeline yesterday to give my students a graphic idea of events. #ESL #TESL Dremuraja English for Beginners
Great find from The College of Chicago to help international students in their USA college search! #EFL #ESL
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The latest i$$ue of The Uncertainty Principle is officially published online and free to read! http://www.theuncertaintyprinciple.danoff.org/feb2014.html Please share this post and the link!
The Uncertainty Principle Volume ?: i$$ue One "TBA"
As ever, Petite Soirée № 15, was a delightful affair on January 11th. DJ Hegemony and DJ Blackout danced out the winter cold with their fire beats, while Frank, of Truman & His Trophy and The Mraz Volta, tickled our intellect with his acoustic guitar set. Fresh off a Second City affair in Virginia t…
Editors of the award winning Peeragogy Handbook are delighted to announce the revised, second edition of the Handbook has been published on Public Domain Day 2014 (1 Jan. ’14). The Handbook is the world’s first book explicating Peeragogy, a collection of techniques for collaborative learning and collaborative work. This version features a new foreward from well-known author, Stanford University Educator and Founding Editor of the Handbook, Howard Rheingold.
The Handbook has drawn praise from leading Peer-to-Peer theorist Michel Bauwens, Research Director of the Free/Libre Open Knowledge Society (a project at the IAEN national university with support of the Ecuadorian Ministry of Human Resource and Knowledge), “Rheingold and a great team of collaborators have preceded the rest of humanity in exploring the new dynamics of technologically-enhanced peer learning.”, said Bauwens.
Visit http://peeragogy.org/ for more information and to download/read the e-book!
The Handbook is jointly published by Pierce Press and PubDomEd. PubDomEd is an imprint of Mr. Danoff's Teaching Laboratory.
Xmas art for a vocab lesson. Happy Holidays everyone!
Merry Christmas everyone! To get you in a merry spirit, feast your eyes on the fine xmas art I crafted on my whiteboard at @[544554408889749:274:The College of Chicago] to give my students some images to help with a Holidays vocab lesson.
The description on this is slightly off. This picture is actually made up of 3888 images, each one pixel thick.
More info: http://bit.ly/1cLf1OV
Photo credit: Eirik Solheim