Tag Archives: Karl Fisch

Teacher Feature #45 – Vision and Venture

I first “met” Laura Stockman on the Internet four years ago, when I serendipitously chanced upon her powerful 2007 blog post entitled “25 Days to Make a Difference”. With the help of her mother, who was a teacher, 10 year … Continue reading

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“Sharing Is Caring” – A story worth re-telling!

Although this tale has already been documented in my earlier posts, this powerful, inspirational story needs to be regularly shared with educators and their students. Alan Levine (aka @cogdog) has challenged DS106 and ETMOOC participants to share “True Stories of … Continue reading

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December Charity Challenges for Students

I have always maintained that successful teachers should “adapt”, rather than “adopt” other innovative ideas, resources or lessons. Certainly, as educators, we all copy or adopt ideas and resources that we have gathered. However, when we adapt a concept and … Continue reading

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Can one individual influence many?

Recently I was asked to select two videos “that relate to your teaching content and/or professional learning interests”. I immediately thought of the work of Karl Fisch. This innovative teacher, from Arapahoe High School in Colorado, willingly shares his vision … Continue reading

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