COVA + CSLE: A Personal Learning Reflection

Through my experience in the Digital Learning and Leading (DLL) program at Lamar University I have been exposed to many innovative education concepts. Two foundational concepts that have supported my learning throughout the program are the COVA method and Creating Significant Learning Environments (CSLE). COVA, an acronym for Choice, Ownership, Voice, and Authentic learning, is … Continue reading COVA + CSLE: A Personal Learning Reflection

An Argument for Creating Significant Learning Environments

Educators looking to improve their craft should start by examining the learning environment they provide to their pupils. In Dr. Tony Bates on Building Effective Learning Environments he defines a learning environment as ‘The total context in which students are working’ (Bates, 2015). Effective teachers will consider a multitude of dynamics  before creating an appropriate … Continue reading An Argument for Creating Significant Learning Environments