John Faig's Colleagues

  • Jo McLeay
  • Marisa Constantinides
  • Jacek Polubiec
  • iKonstrukt
  • Greg Schwanke
  • Greg Limperis
  • Sherry Booth
  • David Wees
  • Michael Sturgeon
  • Lisa Durff
  • Scott Meech
  • Sondra Hamilton
  • Brian C. Smith

John Faig's Discussions

Design Spaces

Started Feb 19, 2013 0 Replies

I have read a lot about creating design-oriented learning spaces for students to spark their creativity and collaboration (see the links below).  has anyone planed a design space (or maker space) or…Continue

Tags: design_space

3D Printers

Started Nov 28, 2012 0 Replies

I would like to start a discussion about 3D printers.  Over the years, I have toyed with the idea of using robotics in my Digital Literacy classes.  I thought Lego was mostly geared towards…Continue

Tags: CAD/CAM, 3D, software

Student-developed Curriculum

Started this discussion. Last reply by Chad Hellenthal Jan 3, 2013. 2 Replies

I would like to try and let some of my students develop their own curriculum for a project.  I am looking for advice about helping students create their own curriculum.Continue

Tags: pedagogy, instruction, curriculum

 

John Faig's Page

Latest Activity

Chad Hellenthal replied to John Faig's discussion Student-developed Curriculum
"Hello, Please feel free to check out the link below for something that I've been working on that might be of interest to you based on your question. E-Learnfolio"
Jan 3, 2013
John Faig posted a discussion

3D Printers

I would like to start a discussion about 3D printers.  Over the years, I have toyed with the idea of using robotics in my Digital Literacy classes.  I thought Lego was mostly geared towards navigating a course.  I also looked at Vex and Hummingbird Robotics as more general purpose and flexible.I have dropped my investigation in favor of 3D PRINTERS.  3D printers are computer-controlled milling machines that cast small objects out of plastic.  I like it because it a tactile project, similar to…See More
Nov 28, 2012
Daniel Edward Sagmiller replied to John Faig's discussion Student-developed Curriculum
"I do something similar to this quite often.  I teach game development, and shortly after the class begins, I start letting the students shape things.  It has to still be in a target that I feel comfortable with, and that I feel won't…"
Nov 21, 2012
John Faig posted a discussion

Student-developed Curriculum

I would like to try and let some of my students develop their own curriculum for a project.  I am looking for advice about helping students create their own curriculum.See More
Nov 20, 2012

Profile Information

School / Work Affiliation
St. Patrick's Episcopal Day School
Blog
http://johnfaig.blogspot.com
Website
http://johnfaig.wikispaces.com
Favored IM Account
johnfaig
Skype Account
johnfaig
Twitter / Plurk / Other Account
johnfaig
About Me
I am Director of Technology at an independent school in Washington DC. This website is part of my PLC, which is vital to my growth as a teacher. My goal is to continually learn in order to innovate and create more effective learning environments.

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of Classroom 2.0 to add comments!

Join Classroom 2.0

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

Commercial Policy

If you are representing a commercial entity, please see the specific guidelines on your participation.

Guide to Online Ed. Degrees

The Fifth Year Anniversary Book Project!

We want you to write a chapter!

Click here!

Badge

Loading…

Follow

Awards:

© 2014   Created by Ezequiel Pitty.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service