Monthly Archives: January 2007

Jan. 17, 2007

Global Work Ethic

Alan November focuses on the global work ethic in this November Learning Series Podcast. What skills will students need to know before they graduate from high school? What practical steps can teachers start implementing immediately to help prepare students for the global economy?

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Jan. 17, 2007

Alan November Interviews Arctic Researcher, Dr. Max Holmes

In this interview, Alan talks with Arctic Research Scientist, Max Holmes of The Woods Hole Research Center in Falmouth, MA. Alan and Max discuss scientific issues, such as global warming, plus how to engage students in meaningful, real-life research.

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Jan. 17, 2007

Retooling for Relevance in Education

Joyce Valenza is the Librarian at Springfield Township High School in Pennsylvania. In this conversation, she and Brian Mull discuss the importance for educators, librarians in particular, to retool in order to remain relevant in education. Joyce’s blog can be found at http://joycevalenza.edublogs.org/. Additionally, the document referenced in the podcast can be downloaded here.

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