Five for Friday- Link and Ideas

We have to stay committed to building collaboration skills in our students. Cooperative learning matters http://edudemic.com/2012/08/why-classroom-collaboration-is-the-key-to-lifelong-learning/

Looking for a way to spark innovation in your school?
http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2012/08/five-ways-to-bring-innovation-into-the-classroom/

What things are your students learning that they won't need when they graduate?
http://edudemic.com/2012/08/10-things-students-wont-need-to-know-when-they-graduate/

Follow #edjourney, to be inspired by schools doing it the right way
http://learningpond.wordpress.com/

Are you willing to expand the definition of success in our schools? http://theinnovativeeducator.blogspot.com/2012/08/transform-education-by-measuring-what.html