Ignite Your Ideas with Adobe Spark

There are so many apps that you can use to share stories. Picture, Video, and Website are some common apps used to share your stories. How if there is one app that enable you to create graphics, video, and website in one platform? Introducing Adobe Spark “Adobe Spark is a collection of three creation tools. Spark…

Refleksi 2016 : Baca, Belajar, Berbagi, Berpisah

Baca, Belajar, Berbagi, dan Berpisah menjadi momen di tahun 2016 yang momen menantang zona nyaman saya sebagai guru sekolah. 1. Baca Mulai tahun 2016 ini, saya mencoba berkomitmen untuk membaca buku-buku di bidang pendidikan, teknologi, bisnis, dan ilmu sosial. Berikut adalah beberapa buku yang saya baca dan rekomendasikan: Mau coba eksplorasi beberapa review buku-buku ini? Bisa cek…

The Force Awakens in Community of Educators

Steven & Gusman presented how the Force Awakens in Community of Educators at the Top Leader Summit 2016, Google Singapore.  This is story of how  a community of educator named Google Educator Group united the force to champion teacher’s professional development in West Jakarta. It’s all started with Steven Skywalker, Chewbacca Hansen & Gusman Solo with the help & support of…

1,2,3,4,5 : Reflection Challenge Accepted!

 Della Palacious, a fellow TED-Ed Innovative Educator who blogs at Sensable Learning, challenged me to answer these questions.  The challenge originated with Anthony Purcell at Random Teacher Thoughts. What has been your ONE biggest struggle during this school year? The biggest struggle this year is finding the best way to empower teachers & students use the maximum…

How I Started TED Ed Club Station in Indonesia

What inspired me to start TED Ed Club Station? After running TED Ed Club two years in Jakarta, I am impressed by the beauty of  students’ passion and ideas and I want to amplify, inspire, and support their passion and ideas and tell the world that  “Students are capable of doing something cool and meaningful.” This encourage…

Book Review: Creative Schools – Ken Robinson

 Does Schools Kill Creativity? As one of the most watched TED Talk in 2006, many people might want to dig deeper how Ken Robinson create a school that instill creativity. The ‘Creative Schools’ book has comprehensive elaboration on how Ken Robinson expose deepest problem of our education system and propose solution to transform education. The…

My 2015 in Words: Dream, Dare, & Do

2015 is a year when I am deeply committed to explore my passion, profession, mission, and vocation. It began when I first read Vent Diagram of Purpose, an article that inspire me to push myself, to do more, to try harder, and to work longer to explore my passion, profession, mission and vocation to find my…

5 Love Language for Homeroom Teacher

Becoming High School homeroom teacher requires a special language of love that will keep your spirit and energy as young as your students. Here’s 5 love language that have crafted my favorite moments as teacher! 1. Love is Communication Since the beginning, I still remember how I welcome my students with ‘iPhone welcome card’. Through this welcome…

10 Takeaways from My EdTecher Journey part 1

I’m always excited to meet educators who share the same passion to learn & share my journey as teachers who love playing and working with the full power of technology! Today, I will share 10 takeaways from my EdTech journey. Here we go: 1. Grow your Passion I remember when I graduated from Pelita Harapan University…

ReImagine Sustainable Educators’ Training

Training for Educators in Indonesia is growing significantly as we are developing our school & curriculum system with our new ministry of education. This is the best time for Indonesian education to step out their comfort zone to absorb a lot of  relevant and fast-developing education trends. As we can see, we have a lot…

The Ingredients of Meaningful Student-Teacher Relationship

High quality educational technology and pedagogy will be meaningless without effective relationship among teachers, students, and learning itself. The key of significant learning lies on significant relationship. Therefore, how do we build significant relationship with the students? Just like making a healthy dish require healthy ingredient, you need these three important healthy ingredients to ‘serve’ healthy relationship…