As a product of an urban K12 school district, I’ve taken special delight in observing and interacting with the students at Envision Academy. It easily takes me back to my high school experience, laughing and joking with classmates, and enjoying the moment instead of worrying about the future (my, what difference a few years make!). In many respects, high school was a game where I needed to…
Students share what they like and don’t like.
Listen to summer school students give their thoughts about the Blend My Learning Project.
After two class observations in the first three days, I’m dispelling my thoughts through a (slightly modified) feedback method championed at the Stanford d.school and asking a few questions for future observations:
The diversity of the classroom
The outspoken nature of some students
The camaraderie amongst students
The willingness of the teacher to try something new