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How to Plan Outstanding Tech Training for Your Teachers

Listen to this post as a podcast:<p><b>I recently got an email from a guy who had just been hired as a tech specialist for a school district.</b> His job would …

Project-Based Learning Professional Development (part 2): Student-Created Rubrics - Cooper on Curriculum

<b>Poor rubric</b>: In groups, teachers analyzed a poor “rubric” (albeit one that resembles what we might see in a lot of classrooms). After, everyone …

4 Essentials for Leading a 1:1 Technology Implementation

The school leaders' crafting a vision does not mean "on your own." It involves bringing board members, other administrators, teachers, parents, and …

Professional Learning & Community for Educators

<i>ASCD Express</i><p>Ideas From the Field<p>Sign up for <i>ASCD Express</i>, our free e-newsletter published twice a month featuring content from your colleagues and …

What Netflix Taught me about Professional Development

Professional Development is my thing.<p>As a <b>Technology Integrationist</b>, I provide training to about 30 school districts in northeast Ohio. As a <b>Google for</b> …

Learning From Coaching: How do I work with an instructional coach to grow as a teacher?

<i>Nina Morel</i><p>About This Book<p>Every day, new research and technology influence what are considered to be best practices in the classroom. Despite limited …

Learning for Life: It’s Not Just for Students

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Partnerships strengthen computer science movement

Programs between the education, business communities help students become engaged in computer science courses from a younger ageComputer science …

LGBTQ policy too narrow, worries parents in Lethbridge School District 51

Parents in one Alberta community will force a public meeting with their school board to voice their concerns regarding the district's draft LGBTQ …