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2015 TEACHAPALOOZA has ended
TEACHAPALOOZA June 12-14, 2015
The Poynter Institute, St. Pete, Florida 
Register here: http://teachapalooza.com/register/
Renew-Refresh-Energize your teaching

  • Cutting edge training from Rock-Star speakers
  • Amazingly low $299 tuition plus discount hotel room deals 
  • Premiere of Merchants of Doubt movie plus free teaching guides
  • Free access to Premium version Videolicious
  • Training from Google trainers on new online tools
  • Build life-changing professional friendships with the best journalism educators
  • Stay for three additional days for the Hands-On Backpack Video and Editing session

contact:  Al Tompkins   atompkins@poynter.org   727-821-9494 / 727-409-9717(cell)
 
Friday, June 12 • 9:15am - 10:30am
Why J-Schools Should be More Like Teaching Hospitals

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The teaching hospital for journalism education rests upon the ancient idea that people learn by doing. 

When you do your homework, however, when you learn by doing, you discover this idea is not 200 years old. It is more than 2,000 years old. Confucian philosopher Xunzi seems to have written it down first. It’s a Chinese proverb, commonly translated thusly: “I hear and I forget; I see and I remember; I do and I understand.” Education thrives through learning by doing.


Read more about the concept:  http://www.knightfoundation.org/press-room/speech/teaching-hospital-goal-journalism-education/
 

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Eric Newton

Innovation Chief, Cronkite News, and Professor of Practice, Arizona State University
Eric Newton is a global leader in the digital transformation of news. As the Innovation Chief, he drives change and experimentation at Cronkite News, the news division for Arizona PBS. He also serves Knight Foundation as a consultant, working on special projects and endowment... Read More →



Friday June 12, 2015 9:15am - 10:30am PDT
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