RESPONDING TO FEEDBACK ABOUT THE DIGITAL UPLOAD

Two readers have posted responses to blogs (my posts from 2013 and more recently) so I’d like to thank them for taking the time to reply and post here my replies to them. Links to my original blogs: https://blogs.osc-ib.com/2013/04/ib-teacher-blogs/dp_visarts/examining-the-digital-upload/ https://blogs.osc-ib.com/2014/02/ib-student-blogs/visual-arts-digital-upload-get-started/ FIRST COMMENT (responding to April 2013 post) The first comment was posted at the end of April 2014 in response to a post about the digital upload that I made in April 2013 Nigel writes “Digital upload assessment is only advantageous on the grounds of cost, nothing ...

The Learner Profile (9) – Balanced

Balanced. One of my favourites for many reasons. We need to teach our students how to balance equations correctly. No, seriously .... ..... we want the young Chemists of the future to have balanced minds. To be able to see both sides of the argument. To see how a positive can also be a negative (pun not intended here) and how to make a sound decision based on the evidence in front of them. Making decisions on evidence is where the Chemistry starts. ...