Hemant Somasekharan

Hemant Somasekharan

Paro, BT

Ambassador

Teacher-Researcher at a school nestled in the Himalayas Loves self-directed online learning and reading non-fiction with the exception of Lee Child's fiction. Learning about life through my newly arrived teacher, our wonderful baby Kalyani Lynch-Hemant. Married to the extraordinary Joella Hannah Lynch.

innovation
Video Reporting Technology
Spotlight transforms educational data into customized, easy-to-understand reports and mobile videos in the home language of the student and family. Spotlight breaks do...
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FightBack Pedagogy
The FightBack material is targeted especially at high schoolers from fifteen years old. It seeks to build young people's self-confidence and grow a mindset that is nee...
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Kasvan Education
Kasvan on digitaalinen työväline peruskoulun oppilaille, opettajille, huoltajille ja rehtorille. Se konkretisoi ja visualisoi koulusi opetussuunnitelman tavoitteet kai...
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Global Learning
A project-based learning method that encourages students to work collaboratively and proactively, through engaging with key global issues relating to the United Nation...
Collaborative Learning, Empathy, Global Citizenship, Problem Based Learning, Problem Based Learning, Project Based Learning, Sustainability, Technology
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Hello Ruby
Hello Ruby opettaa lapsille, miten tietokoneet ajattelevat. Tämä harjoitus yhdistää kuvataiteen ja algoritmeista oppimisen. Harjoitukseen kuuluu keskustelu siitä, mite...
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Adventure Pedagogy
The innovation takes a holistic approach to game based learning. Adding game elements into teaching in any subject gives students the opportunity to influence their ow...
Gamification
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innovation
5 Areas of Development
A new school culture that refocuses the curriculum to address 5 key areas of development (cerebral, physical, emotional, spiritual and social) and uses innovative meth...
Assessment, Character Education, Global Citizenship, Personalized Learning, Whole-school Model
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Big Picture Learning
Big Picture Learning makes personalized education more manageable by breaking students up into small groups, called an advisory. Each advisory is supported and lead by...
Personalized Learning, Real World Learning, Student Voice, Whole-school Model
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Triplet News
Triplet transforms the day’s news into educational material overnight. The application improves students’ media literacy and critical thinking skills through analyzing...
Critical Thinking, Media Literacy
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innovation
Blueprints
The MUSE School in California is challenging traditional assessment methods. Teachers at the school use student Blueprints as a guide and motivational tool for learnin...
Assessment, Assessment, Personalized Learning, Student Voice, Sustainability
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innovation
Mastery Transcript
An alternative model of assessment, crediting and transcript generation that calls for students to demonstrate mastery of skills, knowledge and habits of mind.
Assessment, Leadership, Project Based Learning