Interesting...Do kids these days have short attention spans, or does the world just move too slow? Gabe Zichermann argues that today's video games are making children smarter -- and we should all embrace the gamification of education and business. #TED #2011
TED 2006 - Sir Ken Robinson's Talk on Schools Killing Creativity. I saw this video a few years ago and it led me to his book The Element (http://pinterest.com/pin/248049891946050776/) The traditional education model is dead. We need to update it.
When a kid is doing what he/she is supposed to be doing and I catch him/her, that student then gets to sign his/her name in a box. At the end of the day, I roll a dice for the letter and the number. The student gets a reward....Behavior Management & teaches co-ordinate points