Tonight’s chat focused on the need for teachers to infuse all subjects into their teaching to create a connected learning environment. Whether you teach math, science, art, gym. social studies, music or ELA student need to know that the content is connected to ideas in other domains. Skills and knowledge don’t exist in isolation. We should not teach them that way. Towards the end of the chat, teachers noted that sadly the test driven culture that exists in schools is hindering the organic learning environment of an infused classroom.
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