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The Global Search for Education: Our Top 12 Global Teacher Blogs - What are the biggest mistakes teachers make when integrating technology into the classroom?

<i>Our Global Top 12 Teacher Blogs</i><p>Singapore is recognized globally as a high-performing education system. <i>The Global Search for Education</i> contributor Dr. Pak Tee Ng has shared with us the technology plan that Singapore has been implementing in its education system since 1997, including the challenges …

Teaching

Investigating Authentic Questions

Students are hungry for learning that matters. <b>Project based learning</b> has students involved in explaining their answers to real-life questions or …

Pedagogy

Digital Learning Day Is On Feb. 23rd This Year – Here Are My “Best” Lists On Ed Tech In One Place!

Here’s how The California Writing Project describes Digital Learning Day:<p><i>Organized by the Alliance for Excellent Education, Digital Learning Day</i> …

100+ Tools for Differentiating Instruction Through Social Media

If you experienced none of these scenarios, then you live in a world of possibility because you grew up with the many social media tools available to …

Meet the Teachers Crazy Enough to Teach Middle School

It turns out middle school teachers disliked middle school as much as the rest of us.<p>“It’s just an awkward and difficult time,” said Peter Schmitt, a middle school math teacher at Lower Manhattan Community School. “I would not want to do it again.”<p>But if these teachers hated middle school, why did …

Teaching

What I wish I'd known as a first year teacher

1). Kids have needs that go far beyond anything in the curriculum or the content you teach.<br>2). Being tired and being mentally drained will become …

Teaching

6 Times It's OK That Students Say "I Can't"

You are either in the storm, coming out, or about to go through the storm. I’m feeling like my umbrella is broke and buckets of rain water are …

Semicolons: How To Use Them, And Why You Should

Does the semicolon really need a defense? The punctuation mark has seemingly won more earnest supporters than snide detractors over the years, even as its use has plummeted. In 2012, Ben Dolnick wrote eloquently of his “love story” with semicolons in The New York Times' Draft blog. In 2008, the …

Creative Writing

Sarah Rust on Twitter: "3rd period students in action! #rustyq http://t.co/1vDh65CLQb"

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

Teaching Reasoning

• Help students develop the ability to critically analyze evidence and draw valid conclusions.<br>• Refine students’ reasoning skills—using a combination of …

Stop Uploading PDF's and Digital Worksheets - Teacher Tech

I have received several tweets about how cumbersome it is to have students work with PDF’s in a digital format. I am going to be blunt, uploading …

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