I’ve just launched a site I’ve been wanting to get onto the Web for a while. Called “Look to Learn,” the site combines what I like to call “Real, Rich and Relevant” resources with thinking prompts. The rationale is to help teachers and students use such activities frequently (3+ times / week) as a way to nurture a culture of inquiry and to help students develop a disposition toward such thinking. Another way to put it is, “Here’s an engaging way to foster an appetite for deep learning and the joy of learning that accompanies it.”
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