Posts Tagged ‘technology in the classroom’

How to Model Reading For Children In the Digital Age

Nan (Parent) asks: Parenting in Education: How do you model reading for children in the digital age? Dr. Marion Blank (Founder of ReadingKingdom.com) answers: Modeling is a fabulous teaching technique. It represents the process by which a novice learns a skill through observing and copying someone who is proficient, or better yet, expert at the activity. In certain realms, such as…

Ask Reading Kingdom: What will higher education look like 20 years from now?

Christopher (Educator) asks: What will higher education look like 20 years from now? Dr. Marion Blank (Director of the Light on Learning Institute at Columbia University) answers: As Yogi Berra said, “It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future.” Prediction is always dicey and in our phenomenally fast changing world, it is well-nigh impossible to say what any situation…