Author Archives: Jolene Z

Uncovering and Embracing Teacher Creativity

Yesterday I facilitated a jam packed session on teacher creativity at the Three Rivers Educational Technology Conference (TRETC). We talked about what it means to be a creative teacher and how to become more creative. The importance of trying new … Continue reading

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Meeting of the Mavericks 2: Teaching Game Design

A great discussion on teaching game design.

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A sneak peek into WEx research findings

Earlier this year, I conducted a research study on behalf of the Working Examples team. We wanted to know first-hand why people use WEx and what they get from the site and community. Why do they use it? How does … Continue reading

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Badgineers Small Talk

Last week a group of us from the WEx community came together to talk about digital badges.

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Meeting of the mavericks: Games in the classroom

Just had an awesome conversation with a bunch of maverick teachers. Take a peek to see how they’re using games in their classrooms.

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GLS 2014 design jam

The slides from our GLS design jam – building a foundation for impactful work.

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Disseminating research design and practice

I spend lots of time thinking about the best ways to disseminate research to impact practice. Here’s what Audrey Waters and Drew Davidson have to say about the topic.

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