Well-known education blogger Tony Wagner has some interesting ideas:
Rigor on Trial
- What is the purpose of this lesson?
- Why is this important to learn?
- In what ways am I challenged to think in this lesson?
- How will I apply, assess, or communicate what I’ve learned?
- How will I know how good my work is and how I can improve it?
- Do I feel respected by other students in this class?
- Do I feel respected by the teacher in this class?