July 2018

Why is problem solving left out when practicing Project-Based Learning

By Miriam Bogler          October 25,2016

When employees are working on a project at the workplace,it is directed to achieve a goal. This goal is usually laced with a series of problems that workers have to tackle before success is achieved. Whether the goal is to produce a [...]

Do We Really Need Testing to Learn?

By Miriam Bogler      August 22,2015

I don’t like tests. I have never been very good at it. I get extremely anxious in tests,making me forget half of the things I studied. Throughout the years I got used to them and performed better,but I never thought much of them. [...]

Why We Need to Think More Like Programmers

By Miriam Bogler      July 17,2015

Computer programming is hot again. Not like in the 80s,when Seymour Papert’s Logo programming became popular for several years and then declined when the education world failed to see the evolving technological revolution that was taking place in daily life. This time the movement to [...]

Beyond the Rhethoric –Technology in Action


By Miriam Bogler      April 22,2010

Picasso's Guernica

As soon as I walked into this middle school classroom,I noticed that it was completely different from what I’d seen before. The classroom was quite big and students were working in groups,gathered around round tables or sitting on the floor next [...]