Archive for September, 2010

Case studies text published

Developing Preservice Problem-Solving Skills through Case Studies, authored by Debra Eckerman Pitton, was recently published by Rowman and Littlefield. The text provides case studies for novice educators to analyze and discuss in order to consider how they would deal with similar issues in their future classrooms. The book also provides a process for students to […]

Blogging & Children’s Literature

Valerie Struthers Walker, Assistant Professor in the Department of Education, will be presenting a session titled  “I can’t believe the author commented!”: Blogging in Learning Communities” at the 2010 Kidlitsophere Conference. “The “KidLitosphere” is a community of reviewers, librarians, teachers, authors, illustrators, publishers, parents, and other book enthusiasts who blog about children’s and young adult […]

Adventure Learning: Collaboration with Clearwater Middle School

Daniel C. Moos recently had a paper accepted for publication in Journal of Research on Technology in Education (Moos & Honkomp, in press). This paper reflects his work with Brian Honkomp and Christian Gilbert, both of whom are Middle School Science/Geography teachers at Clearwater Middle School (Waconia, MN). They are on the cutting edge of […]