Jennifer Gwilt

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Five Reasons Parents Should Be Thrilled Their Child is in a Flipped Class

In the past few years, many teachers from around the world have started to use a new method called the flipped classroom. Some parents are curious, …

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Google Docs are Better Than PDF Comments - Teacher Tech

Google Docs are Better Than PDF Comments<p>I have made it no secret that I am not a fan of annotating PDF’s. What makes using Google Apps great is the …

Want To Be Innovative?

mindwerx.com<br>Want to be innovative? Then please keep it simple! Yes, keep it simple... focus on building relationships, solidify the "basics" and keep …

Chrome App and Extension Database

160+ Chrome Apps and Extensions for Teachers and Students<p>I have put together a Google Chrome App and Extension Database for Teachers that is loaded …

Project Based Learning: Start Here

<b>Despite the popularity of project based learning, a lot of teachers haven’t gotten around to trying it yet.</b> You’ve been meaning to; you just haven’t …

5 Tips to Kick Start the School Year

1. Exciting Podcasts<p>The biggest question on each student's mind at the beginning of the year has to be, "What is my teacher like?" I try to answer …

George Lucas

Back-to-School Resources for Parents

Back-to-School Advice and Checklists<p>19 Meaningful Questions You Should Ask Your Child’s Teacher: Mine this list for inspiration before talking with …

Film Festivals

Curriculum Conversations: 7 Do's and Don'ts

I'm not used to supposing. I'm just a working man. My boss does the supposing . . .<p>I share this quote because while teachers are thought leaders, …

Pedagogy

New Teachers: Lesson and Curriculum Planning

Curriculum-Planning Tips and Strategies<p>Countdown to Your First Year: Making Planning Manageable: Need help figuring out where to start when planning …

Education

13 Free Teacher Downloads for Back to School

Unit Plan: Download this unit-planning checklist for step-by-step guidance on tweaking or overhauling the big elements of a unit plan. Read more …

Attention, Students: Put Your Laptops Away

As laptops become smaller and more ubiquitous, and with the advent of tablets, the idea of taking notes by hand just seems old-fashioned to many students today. Typing your notes is faster — which comes in handy when there's a lot of information to take down. But it turns out there are still …

Note-Taking

12 ways to use Google Cardboard in your class

Virtual reality used to be the thing of science fiction books and movies. Now, it’s inexpensive, works with the technology we carry in our pockets, …

Welcome

After 3 years of research and writing, my latest book, Creating Cultures of Thinking, is now out! The book draws on the work we have been doing in …

How Memory, Focus and Good Teaching Can Work Together to Help Kids Learn

Everyone has a pet theory on how to improve public education: better professional development for teachers, more money, better curriculum, testing …

Math Is Everywhere | Jim Patrick | TEDxKids@ElCajon

AUSTIN -- Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on Monday called for Fort Worth parents to oust Kent Scribner from his job, after the superintendent included more …

How too many rules at work keep you from getting things done

Modern work -- from waiting tables to crunching numbers to designing products -- is about solving brand-new problems every day, flexibly and …

2019 CISC Leadership Symposium

Keynote Speakers<p>Kevin Honeycutt<p>Kevin Honeycutt is a nationally recognized speaker on a variety of topics dealing with student engagement, technology …

Comics in Google Slides

Comics in Google Slides<p>bit.ly/gslidesComics<p>Explore<p>Can you really make comics in Google Slides? Check out some examples:<p>Robot & Penguins Science …

#CUEROCKSTAR Global PBL Resources

Global Strategies & Ventures Group FZE Dubai UAE has been established to offer world class advisory services to Small and Middle Market clients as …

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225 Famous Quotes to Inspire Development - People Development

• Bio<br>• Twitter<br>• Facebook<br>• Google+<br>• LinkedIn<br>• YouTube<br>• Pinterest<br>• Latest Posts<p>Christina Lattimer<p>Owner at People Development Network<p>I help leaders develop self- …

If You’re Not Outside Your Comfort Zone, You Won’t Learn Anything

You need to speak in public, but your knees buckle even before you reach the podium. You want to expand your network, but you’d rather swallow nails than make small talk with strangers. Speaking up in meetings would further your reputation at work, but you’re afraid of saying the wrong thing. …

Public Speaking

These are the top 10 emerging technologies of 2016 | World Economic Forum

A diverse range of breakthrough technologies, including batteries capable of providing power to whole villages, “socially aware” artificial …