Google Innovator Project – Update 3

This is my Google Innovator Project journey. You can find the previous entries here: Part 1   Part 2   Part 3   Part 4    Part 5   WHAT I’VE BEEN UP TO Since my last entry, much of my time has been spent designing, building, coding, deleting, building, deleting, researching, designing, and more deleting. Basically, lots of […]

Google Innovator Project – Update 1

This is my Google Innovator Project journey. You can find the previous entries here: Part 1   Part 2   Part 3   EMPATHIZE How might we foster and develop Communication, Collaboration, Critical Thinking and Creativity skills in students?   DEFINE I left the Google Academy excited to begin working on my project. I had a clear […]

Google Innovator – Getting To Know You

After learning about the acceptance into the Google for Education Certified Innovator program, my London Cohort (LON17) began to chat with each other over our new Google Hangout group. Random strangers whom I was about to spend the next year working with began to say ‘hi’, post photos, talk about their excitement…the energy was palpable. […]

Fostering Creativity in Students

Fostering creativity and innovation in students is easier said than done. Creativity has been identified as one of the 4C’s (Critical Thinking, Communication, Collaboration, and Creativity) that all students must learn in order to become successful 21st-century citizens. At ACS (the American Community School of Amman, Jordan), our student profile has identified Creativity, Critical Thinking […]