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Some Very Good Tools to Help You Create A Website or Blog for Your Class

Wix is a free website builder tool that you can use to set up your class website within minutes and without the need for any coding or HMTL …

How to Teach Internet Safety to Younger Elementary Students

There are three considerations when addressing internet safety with these students. First, the transfer of knowledge about how to handle strangers in …

Using Bloom’s Taxonomy: Teaching Adults to Learn Effectively

Incorporating principles of adult learning theory in any training program is the foundation to ensuring a successful transfer of skills from the …

Pedagogy

Critical Thinking - Use Independent Thinking To Build A Powerful Life

4 strategies for remembering everything you learn

• Knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• Knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kind of skips one of them, which is problematic, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Washington University in St. Louis

Don't forget, the science of memory is key to helping students learn

Neuroscientist Catharine Young explains how memories are formed and suggests strategies teachers can use to make sure students remember information<p>Since the dawn of time, learning and memory have gone together like bread and butter, up and down, spaghetti and meatballs. These two phenomena are so …

The Brain

Alles weten over ict-bekwaamheid leraar

Ict kan motivatie en werkplezier van leerlingen stimuleren en het vak van docent afwisselender en leuker maken, vertelt Wilfried Admiraal in dit …

Why kids still need ‘real books’ to read — and time in school to enjoy them

Nancie Atwell is the renowned founder of the Center for Teaching and Learning, an award-winning non-profit independent K-8 demonstration school in Edgecomb, Maine, where she teaches seventh- and eighth-grade writing, reading and history. She is the author of numerous books, including the classic …

Who Is The Effective Educator In The 21st Century?

<b>The Essential Attributes</b><br>So what are the outstanding attributes especially needed in this century. Three stand out.<p><b>*A Collaborator.</b> The 21st Century …

Pedagogy

Are You a 21st Century Educator? (A Collaborative Post by Jennifer Hogan & Craig Vroom)

Constantly striving to embed best practices, teachers are embracing the notion of the 21st Century academic experience more now than ever before. …

50 Ways to Use Twitter in the Classroom

Many critics of <b>Twitter</b> believe that the 140-character microblog offered by the ubiquitous social network can do little for the <b>education industry</b>. …

10 Things Teachers Should Know To Do With Google Docs

Google Docs is a powerful word processing tool that many schools have adopted. As it’s similar to Microsoft Word and other word processing tools, …

Flip de klas : Yurlspagina met filmpjes

Deze Yurlspagina werd gemaakt in het kader van 'Flip de klas'. Je vindt hier educatieve filmpjes om in de klas en thuis te bekijken (als herhaling na …

Tips & trucs voor effectiever zoeken in Google [infographic]

Bianca van de Ketterij helpt ondernemers met het creëren en doorvoeren van hun visuele identiteit, zodat zij meer winst behalen.<p>Voor Frankwatching …

13 Reasons Students Hate Teachers

“Wait just a second,” you say as you read this title. “My students don’t hate me.”<p>Granted, not all students hate teachers, and you just might be that …

How To Burn Yourself Out As A Teacher

How To Burn Yourself Out As A Teacher by Terry Heick Several years ago, we published a post titled, Why Good Teachers Quit. Tens of thousands of …

Apple offers kids free ‘Hour of Code’ programming classes

Apple is once again supporting Code.org’s “Hour of Code” initiative by offering a range of workshops and other special events for kids aged 6 and above at Apple Stores around the world.<p>Other participating tech companies include Google, Microsoft, Facebook and Amazon. Apple is presenting a range of …

The EFF claims that Google spies on school kids

The Electronic Frontier Foundation has filed a complaint alleging that Google is being a bit creepy when it comes to school kids' personal information. The search engine stands accused of data-mining the users of the Chromebooks that are handed out in schools as well as those using Google Apps for …