Heather Yearwood

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Learning Commons Day Winnipeg | By the Brooks: Anita Brooks Kirkland

<b>Collaborative Leadership in the Learning Commons</b><p><b>Part 1: What is a Learning Commons</b><p><b>Context for Change</b><p><b>Kids These Days!</b><p>How are kids these days different …

RT @Silvana_Hoxha: Really like this idea via @aronwhiles Thanks @HeatherPreddie for sharing, #onted #ossemooc http://t.co/GQpMEHebwO

Best Phonics Learning Tools for Kids on iPad and Other Tablets

Phonics is the foundation for reading, we have seen many phonics apps and practice ideas on the internet, and here are our top picks.<p>This is part of …

RT @aruston314159: This is going up in the classroom Monday morning #cohort21 http://t.co/9MX4PjbacL

Making thinking visible! MT @MsSchmidt_YR: Sharing our thoughts collaboratively around "Why Technology?" http://t.co/J6vL6B2qna #onted

How To: Record Your iOS 8 Device’s Screen on Your Mac Running OS X Yosemite

- Oct 5, 2014<p>You may have noticed the new video previews of apps in the iOS App Store. Did you know you can easily make videos just like those by …

The Downside of Being a Connected Educator

And waited.<p><i>And waited.</i><p>I got nothing. Total crickets from my PLN. Apparently, my 2500+ followers, friends, likers and connections had nothing to say …

Teaching

Failing Loud and Proud #EdChat

I've written plenty of times about failure over the years, but I I feel there is always plenty to say since I still fail and learn from that …

Mindset – Jedi Edition #July2014Challenge

#MTBoS30 Day 11<p>At a Professional Development workshop for the district this summer, we were introduced to Carol Dweck’s Mindset. We were given a copy …

How Videogames Like Minecraft Actually Help Kids Learn to Read

Brecht Vandenbroucke<p><b>Minecraft is the</b> hot new videogame among teachers and parents. It's considered genuinely educational: Like an infinite set of …

The Wonderment on Twitter: ".@friendofideas: Librarians are guardians of the global belonging. They are a shepherd to kids finding their place in the world. #lib2014"

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 …

Recording & Mapping Local History - Project Idea

What is the history<br>behind this phone?<p>Here's an idea that I've shared in some of my presentations over the years, but I've never posted it here on …

Three Options for Independent Reading on the iPad

Primary teachers (and in fact <b>all</b> teachers) are always on the look out for quality reading options for their students. This is true for digital format …

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teachers Who Use Technology

February 21, 2014<p>Here is a great post from the folks at Always Prepared entitled: ‘The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teachers Who Use Technology‘. The …

Make a Google Site in just a few minutes. Sites are great for student portfo...

<b>Make a Google Site in just a few minutes.</b><p>Sites are great for student portfolios, private discussion boards with parents, and research projects. …

Three Powerful Google Drive tools for Teachers

February 11, 2014<br>One of the best things I like about Google Drive is the ability to integrate third party applications to enhance the performance of …

20 collaborative Google Apps activities for schools

Sesame Street: Janelle Monae - Power of Yet

3 Questions That Could Change The World from Kid President

Epic! presents a gift for educators — @joycevalenza NeverEndingSearch

This week Epic! offered classroom teachers and school librarians in the U.S. and Canada free, forever, single subscription access to its iPad app, an …