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5 Classroom Strategies That Help Introverts and Extroverts Do Their Best Work

Thanks in no small part to Susan Cain's bestseller <i>Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking</i>, people have never been more …

Extraordinary teacher offers extraordinary look at her job. We need to support rather than undermine her efforts.

<i>An extraordinary teacher writes an extraordinary explanation of her job and her concerns. This is a lengthy piece that every policymaker in the state</i> …

Get Inspired: How to get into Wrestling

When people hear wrestling, most think of the glamour extravaganza of WWE, but it is a sport steeped in Olympic heritage, and one of just two still limited to amateur competitors at the elite level.<p>Greco-Roman wrestling appeared in the first modern games in 1896, and it was joined by Freestyle …

Great Britain

ASCD EDge: A Professional Networking Community for Educators

Discontinuation Notice<p>The ASCD EDge® online community closed on July 1, 2018.<p>If you have arrived at this page through a link to one of these URLs, …

Teaching

The Future of Tablets in Education: Potential Vs. Reality of Consuming Media

In the connected reading mode, we ask students to treat texts as nodes in a network of information. We ask them to quickly synthesize multiple …

Play

But in conversations around learning, the iPad needs to be invisible because we're searching for something deeper than a manipulative touch screen …

A Teacher’s Target

I had a fantastic brainstorm meeting with an extremely talented educator and colleague Maya Foster (@MayaFoster4) where we decided to summarise our …

Teaching

A More Flexible iPad Classroom Through Apple TV

<i>This content is sponsored by the Teaching & Learning with the iPad Conference November 15-16, 2013 in Raleigh, NC, a 2-day conference dedicated</i> …

Fostering Creation Using iPads for Student created ebooks and iBooks

First presented the the Vancouver iOS Summit in February 2015.<p>Publishing digital books today is now really easy. Whether you have 1 iPad or 30 iPads in your classroom, you can guide students to create amazing work. Mobile devices today can be used to weave together audio, video, images, & text in …

10 good iPad apps for productivity

The iPad is a capable solution for getting work done, but that requires good apps. There are so many apps in the app store it makes finding the right …

Apps

40 Uses For Smartphones in School

As Alanis Morissette once said, ‘isn’t it ironic’. After years of struggle between teachers and students and the use of smartphones in school, new …

This Super Simple Google Docs Trick is Life Changing #edtech #gafe

A few months back, I discovered through Twitter a super simple Google Docs trick that changed how I share Google Docs links with staff that I work …

Virtual Education: Genuine Benefits or Real-Time Demerits?

Twenty-six states operate publicly funded online schools, many of which don't have safeguards that prevent kids from cheating.<p>Last August, Dalia Ahmed, a former student of mine, was eager to begin her final year at Miami Arts Charter School in Miami, Florida. As a talented young poet who had …

Flipped Learning: The Big Picture Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on February 20, 2015<p>As we progress rapidly into the middle of the second decade of the 21st century, questions continue to be raised about how …

Education Technology

5 Frustrating Things That Will Happen to New Teachers (and Sometimes Vets, Too!)

Sometimes when I think of my first year of teaching, I run out of the room, tearing my hair out and shrieking like a banshee.<p>No. Not really. But it …

Resources to learn how to use Google Classroom on iPad as teacher or student

There’s lots of talk on how Google Classroom is changing the landscape of learning in and out of the Classroom, but how do you use it?To help with …

Education Technology

Two Excellent Tutorials on How to Create A Newsletter for Your Classroom

February 21, 2015<br>Newsletters are very good forms of communication and as teachers you can use them to communicate with parents and school community …