Teachers! There was recently an article in eSchool News entitled "Teachers warned about MySpace profiles". The article highlights a memo from the Ohio teachers union to its members highlighting harsh risks associated with social networks. It alludes to potential claims that participation in social networks where students also participate may give rise to an appearance of impropriety. Teachers are being discouraged from participating in networks like MySpace or Facebook. It is worth reading!Read more
We are looking for teachers and students who are interested
in participating in a worldwide collaborative discussion project to be held in
the Forum of this site! The topic will
be one of general interest to all involved, and will be determined by the
participant teachers with input from students!
Please post your ideas in the http://www.masterymaze.com/forum and we will contact you via the
email address you submit when registering!
Attached is the podcast of the above referenced talk entitled "Tomorrow's Students: Are We Ready for the New 21st-Century Learners? " by Julie Evans delivered at the EDUCAUSE2007 Conference on October 23, 2007. We will write a full article on this at some point as it contains really interesting and important data on students and their technology preferences and views.Read more
Hey school is tough, and for some of us math is the toughest. When you get tired and need a break from all that calculating-- watch a classic Abbott and Costello clip! It makes perfect sense to me!
Here's the link!
The next time you watch Nascar, think PHYSICS! I bet you never thought you could learn science this way? Click to see the informative video! Now I get it! Thanks Dr. Loopy!
Here's the link! Great job!
We like this cute little rendition. Agree? Click to listen!
Well, it's been a week since our launch, and we have had some folks inquire as to the purpose of the site. Most see the Forums and the Blog and understand that, but some have asked about the purpose of the "Subjects". We thought we would take a moment to clarify.Read more
If you are interested in keeping up with the latest updates and topics on the site from your cell phone, you can visit out mobile page at www.masterymaze.mobi from your cell phone. This will give you a short update page when you are on the go and not near a computer, but want to check the latest posts to the Maze!
MasteryMaze is a LEARNING COMMUNITY SITE! The goal of this site is to combine content management with a little social networking to create a space on the web where we can all work together to do our best to learn and achieve mastery!Read more