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Project-Based Learning

197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About

<b>197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About</b> If you don’t have a YouTube channel as an education provider, there’s a good chance you’re …

My PBL Pet Peeves: 4 Common Misconceptions

"PBL Lesson"<p>PBL is <i>not</i> a "lesson." Lessons are short-term instructional plans that take anywhere from a part of a day to multiple days of instruction. …

Schoolwide Twitter Chats

Each week, a topic is chosen, and 5-10 discussion questions are generated on that topic. All topics and questions are posted on the Kidsedchatnz blog …

10 Traits of an Encouraging Classroom

8. Encourages creativity.<p>7. Time to reflect & grow. As we take in information, we need to give our minds downtime to process and reflect to maximize …

10 Things Teachers Should Know To Do With Google Docs

Google Docs is a powerful word processing tool that many schools have adopted. As it’s similar to Microsoft Word and other word processing tools, …

Education Technology

5-Minute Film Festival: Classroom Makeovers to Engage Learners

• Flexible Learning Environments (04:02) - Students and teachers at Eanes Independent School District in Austin, Texas, talk about the district's …

6 Reasons Why You Should Blog With Your Class

In my short four years, <b>I have not come across anything so awesome, that ticks all the boxes like blogging does!</b><p>So why should you start blogging with …

10 Self-Evaluation Tips for Technology Instructional Specialists

"Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?"<br>"That depends a good deal on where you want to get to."<br>"I don't much care where."<br>"Then …

80+ Google Forms for the Classroom – The Curious Creative

<b>Google Forms is a great tool for the classroom and this post from 2008 has always proven popular on my blog. I hope you continue to be inspired by</b> …

Facilitating Learning in a Student-Driven Environment (Keys to PBL Series Part 4)

Use this roundup page to discover why project-based learning is a dynamic classroom approach in which students actively explore real-world problems …

What to Do When Your Kids Finds Their Passion

<i>I originally wrote this as a guest post for the TeachMama.com blog. Be sure to check out that site!</i><p>My daughter had been singing for almost two hours …

4 Tips for Flipped Learning

No doubt, making this kind of change can be intimidating. Before teachers flip out, here are four tips to make the transition smoother -- and more …