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Five Great Google Education Tools

You probably already use Google daily, either for Web searches, email, or maps. The tech company is increasingly involved in modernizing education, …

Student Response Systems

Collection<p><b>Gary G A.</b> <i><br>Technology coordinator</i><br>Grosse Pointe North High School<br>Grosse Pointe Woods, United States<p>My Grades 9, 10, 11, 12<p>My Subjects …

Common Core Quest – Practice Quizzes and Tutorial Videos

Share Common Core Quest is a new and free Android app from OpenEd.io. The free app gives students access to hundreds of practice quizzes aligned to …

Instructional Coaching

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Ensuring Every Student Succeeds - PARCC Resource Center

It may be new legislation, but it’s a long-standing commitment. It’s what every parent and educator wants for our nation’s students. And now states …

Dipsticks: Efficient Ways to Check for Understanding

Summary Poem Activity<p>List ten key words from an assigned text.<br>• Do a free verse poem with the words you highlighted.<br>• Write a summary of the reading …

Draw on Student Interests to Make the Common Core Work for You

As the new school year begins, articles and resources dedicated to helping teachers develop curriculum and assessments aligned to the Common Core …

Why Half-Brain Teaching Isn't Enough Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Why Half-Brain Teaching Isn’t Enough Infographic<p>Posted on September 8, 2014<p><b>Half-Brain Teaching Isn’t Enough Infographic</b><p>In today’s societies there is …

Blending Face-to-Face and Flipping

Flipped Classroom | Viewpoint<p>Michael F. Ruffini, a professor of educational technology at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, provides an …

11 Habits of an Effective Teacher

<b>2. Makes a Difference</b><p>There is a saying, "With great power, comes great responsibility". As a teacher, you need to be aware and remember the great …

Best U.S. History Websites for Students

Treasure trove of lesson resources will benefit from adaptation<p><b>Bottom line</b>: For teachers with time to sift through and adapt materials, PBS …

MinecraftEdu: From game room to classroom

An educational version of the wildly popular Minecraft take kids' passion for the game and directs it toward their educational experience.<p>One night, …

Traditional Learner vs. 21st Century Learner #edchat #educoach http://t.co/paNLdXT1As

Using Webb's Depth of Knowledge to Increase Rigor

Calculating Cognitive Depth<p>For classroom teachers, the more important question is one of practice: how do we create rich environments where all …

Great Assessment Tools for Teachers and Students

Fascinating graphics engage as kids practice pre-reading, STEM skills<p><b>Bottom line</b>: Great bang for the buck with all the content and stages …

11 ways to use technology in the classroom via @edutopia http://t.co/FpVXlbzh3G

Trish Gagliardi on Twitter: "A1: Play builds so many skills. #aussieED http://t.co/U2lDbuFhOn"

New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>trishgagliardi</b><p>Yes yes yes. -> MT "@<b>trishgagliardi</b>: #<b>Play</b> builds so many skills. pic.twitter.com/LnudMaP3UX” #<b>physed</b></b> …

15 Best Apps and Games for Counting and Cardinality

Many would argue that number sense is the foundation for each and every area of mathematics. For the youngest learners, counting, cardinality, and …

20 Collaborative Learning Tips And Strategies For Teachers

<b>20 Collaborative Learning Tips And Strategies For Teachers</b><p>by <b>Miriam Clifford</b><p><i>This post has been updated from a previous post.</i><p>There is an age old adage …

16 Common Core Technology Tools--With Examples

<b>16 Common Core Technology Tools For Speaking & Listening</b><p>by <b>Dr. Melissa Comer</b> and Dr. <b>Leslie Suters</b>, Presenters at the <i>2014 Teaching and Learning with</i> …

Making Students Partners in Data-Driven Approaches to Learning

Using data with students encompasses classroom practices that build students’ capacity to access, analyze, and use data effectively to reflect, set …

24 Questions to Enhance Students Reflective and Critical Thinking Skills

August 31, 2014<br>Reflection is a fundamental skill from which is branched out all other thinking skills. Reflection is a form of meta-thinking, a …

3 Tips for Giving Great Constructive Feedback

August 21, 2014<p><i>Feedback: (noun) a reaction or response to a particular process or activity; evaluative information derived from such a reaction or</i> …

Writing for Authentic Audiences

Trustworthy tween news site has cool classroom component<p><b>Bottom line</b>: TweenTribune's questions, quizzes, and educator tools can help kids follow and …

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Two Awesome Visuals On ADHD for Teachers | Pinterest | ADHD, Mobile learning and Educational technology

Lessons in Conveying Complex Ideas with Simple Graphics from the World’s Best Information Designers | Pinterest | Mindset, Psychology and Shapes