Moving at the Speed of Creativity – Education Article

Welcome to Episode 462 of Moving at the Speed of Creativity podcasts, a now-wildly irregular podcast by Dr. Wesley Fryer (@wfryer) focusing on digital creativity, media literacy, digital literacy and instructional technology. This episode includes two segments. The first is an interview with Megan Thompson (@seeingnewshapes), our elementary art teacher at Casady School in Oklahoma City. This past spring, Megan had an opportunity to travel to the Chicago area and spend part of a day with Tricia Fuglestad (@fuglefun). Tricia…

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I said “the most dangerous phrase” this week – Mr. Hill’s Musings – Education Article

According to Grace Hopper, the most dangerous phrase in our language is ‘we’ve always done it this way’. This quote has been applied to education and, on multiple occasions, I have tweeted and retweeted it. I completely agree with the sentiment. Yet, this phrase spilled out of my mouth this week before I could stop it. Thankfully, my example is a trivial one with no great consequences, but the mistake made me want to revisit this topic and exemplify how…

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