Thin Mints, Badges, and Proficiency-Based Learning

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This was originally posted on mattdrewettecard.weebly.com on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 by Matt @DrewetteCard. My seven-year old is now a Girl Scout, and is loving it.  From selling cookies, to archery, to helping the community, she’s is all over every Continue reading Thin Mints, Badges, and Proficiency-Based Learning

Deeper Learning & Throwing Out Grades

Learning is a process.  Learning has no end point.  Learning is a continuum. These are principles of “learning” that must not only be understood, but applied effectively if we are going to have a meaningful and authentic discussion about “deep Continue reading Deeper Learning & Throwing Out Grades

Design Thinking & Marzano’s Taxonomy

This post was originally published on September 16, 2015 at mattdrewettecard.weebly.com I’m pretty new to the world of design thinking.  I get most of my inspiration, learning, and support from the #dtk12chat crew on Twitter.  They are my CONNECTION to Continue reading Design Thinking & Marzano’s Taxonomy