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June 29, 2010

TECH TIPS BLOG | Web 2.0: Multiple intelligences, multiple possibilities

My latest post on the Tech Tips Blog, part of the Web 20.10 site by Discovery Education and partners including Microsoft and SMART Technologies.

creative brainHow do I learn thee? Let me count the ways…

By now most American educators have embraced the idea of multiple intelligences—of different kinds of “minds” and different styles of learning.

Whether you subscribe to Howard Gardner‘s eight  kinds of minds—Linguistic, Logical-Mathematical, Musical, Bodily-Kinesthetic, Spatial, Interpersonal, Intrapersonal, Naturalistic—or the broader VAK (visual, auditory, kinesthetic) categorization, you recognize that teaching and learning is not one-size-fits-all.

No one expects you to customize a lesson in eight different ways for the eight different kinds of minds in your class. But with Web 2.0, it’s a distinct possibility.

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Web 2.0: Multiple Intelligences, Multiple Possibilities


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