Difference Making at the Heart of Learning

Tom Vander Ark is an advocate for innovations in learning. As CEO of Getting Smart, he advises schools, districts, networks, foundations, and learning organizations on the path forward. A prolific writer and speaker, Tom is author of ...

Difference Making at the Heart of Learning

Difference Making at the Heart of Learning

Your students will change the world! Today’s learners face a complex future, where multilayered technological and societal issues will require new ways of problem-solving. This inspirational yet practical guide helps educators, counselors, and youth-development leaders build on students’ talents and interests to develop their desire for a better world, entrepreneurial mindset and personal leadership skills—so they can make a difference to their families, their communities, and society. Features include: ? New learning priorities centered around difference making ? A framework based on the 25 most important issues of our time ? Examples and case studies from a diverse range of projects, people, and places

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Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-01 - Publisher: Shell Education

Dig into problem solving and reflect on current teaching practices with this exceptional resource. Meaningful instructional tools and methods are provided to help teachers understand each problem solving strategy and how to use it with their students. Teachers are given opportunities to practice problems themselves and reflect on how they
Getting to the Heart of Learning Problems
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Getting to the Heart of Employee Engagement
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Pages: 158
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Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-30 - Publisher: iUniverse

During the past two decades, few pursuits have captured the passion of American business as fervently as the quest to unleash the power of people. While some of those pursuits have been fruitful, significant employee engagement remains largely untapped. In this captivating tale, author and consultant Les Landes offers a
Getting to the Heart of the Matter
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Carl Levin
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-02 - Publisher: Wayne State University Press

Former senator Carl Levin’s memoir is a demonstration of the value of pragmatism, empathy, and compromise.
Getting to the Heart of Interfaith
Language: en
Pages: 183
Authors: Don Mackenzie, Ted Falcon, Jamal Rahman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: SkyLight Paths Publishing

A collaborating pastor, rabbi and Imam share their stories, challenges, and the inner spiritual work necessary to go beyond tolerance to a vital, inclusive spirituality. Includes practical advice to help you embody their revolutionary spirit of healing.

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