Teaching in 2033

Teaching in 2033

Where and how will I be teaching in 15 years time? This is an enticing question to answer. Let’s start with where. The school would be both a virtual and physical space where students, teachers and other supporting parties converge. The school will be set up in...
The Ups and Downs of Flipping the Classroom

The Ups and Downs of Flipping the Classroom

Flipping the classroom is one of those instructional strategies that seems to elicit opposing reactions from educators: some vow by it arguing that is an excellent avenue for student-centered learning, whilst others claim that it is essentially the lecture-model of...
Digital Stories for Conceptual Understanding

Digital Stories for Conceptual Understanding

I teach an integrated class of English Language Acquisition-Humanities in Grade 6. In our first unit, we use digital storytelling as a medium to assess the students’ conceptual understanding in Humanities. In this unit, the students expand their understanding of...