Maya Woodall

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4 Examples That Will Confirm You Were Born to Be a Leader

Do you have a natural bent for people and relationships? That's a good starting point.<p>Ever wonder if you're true leadership material? Perhaps you've been told you are, but the question is <i>by what standard</i>? Thousands of leadership books are written each year, many of them with marketing agendas to …

25 Simple Daily Habits That Separate High Achievers From Everyone Else | Inc.com

Everyone wants their life to be above average, but what are you really doing to make it happen? In truth, succeeding in business and life often depends on consistency, diligence, and discipline. At least, that's what more than two dozen high-achieving executives say. Here are the daily habits they …

10 Things All Inspirational People Immediately Stop Doing (to Discover Genuine Happiness) | Inc.com

Be honest with yourself.<p>You are the problem--the one creating your own suffering. You--the voice in your head reading this, thinking about past experiences, and dreaming of the future--are the only one responsible for your pain, discomfort, and limitations.<p>It's a difficult truth to stomach. Because …

Happiness

Burned Out? This 1 Habit Will Ensure You Never Burn Out Again | Inc.com

At the end of every year, I make it a point to do some serious reflecting.<p>Part of my reflection process this year has entailed taking a hard look at "burnout."<p>Burnout feels like you've hit a wall.<p>Every entrepreneur knows the feeling.<p>Burnout can happen at the end of the day, on Friday at the end of …

Productivity

Facilitating Collaborative Learning: 20 Things You Need to Know From the Pros - InformED

<b>Establish group goals.</b> Effective collaborative learning involves establishment of group goals, as well as individual accountability. This keeps the …

How Flexible Learning Spaces Support Student Learning

If our goal is to support students in becoming self-directed, independent and interdependent, then we must provide a learning environment that …

Pedagogy

A Starter Kit for Differentiated Instruction

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6 Good Tools to Differentiate Instruction

I wrote for Edutopia a six-part series that’s spanned two months. What a great experience it’s been to share ideas. The response by readers has been …

There's No Time to Differentiate: Myth-Busting DI, Part 2

So why would I not do the same for my students by differentiating based on their needs, instead of using one-size-fits-all methods?<p>Does …

The Teenage Brain Is Wired to Learn—So Make Sure Your Students Know It

The potential that comes from neuroplasticity—the capacity to change the structure and function of the brain through learning—provides the foundation …

50 Tips, Tricks and Ideas for Teaching Gifted Students

Gifted kids can be a joy to teach when you know how to identify what engages them. These 50 tips and tricks come from my own experience and from …

Teaching

What do teachers think differentiation is?

In Why Knowledge Matters, ED Hirsch Jr sets out the case against differentiated instruction, saying, “the attempt to individualize the content of the …

Competency Based Curriculum Models, Competency Based Model

If you’re in the education sphere, you've likely heard of competency based education. It’s been growing in popularity across the country, and rapidly …

Part 5: 12 Tech Ideas and Tools for Differentiated Learning … Online Discussions

<i>Welcome to the fifth post in a series designed to support the use of technology for differentiated learning… in and beyond the PBL classroom. Before</i> …

Community for Personalized Learning

This post is part of a series about the Building Blocks for Personalized Learning. It is necessary for teachers to nurture the development of a …

50 Ideas And Resources For More Visual Learning

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10 sites for students with free time on their hands

As a teacher, there’s always been a question that I wanted to have an answer to. “I’m done. What do I do now?” Early in my teaching career, my answer …

Differentiated Instruction: comparing 2 subjects

I’ve been thinking a lot about how to meet the various needs of students in our classrooms lately. If we think about it, we are REALLY good at …

Teacher Leadership

Lead Educational Innovation from the Classroom<p>Today more than ever, the educational landscape is rapidly changing. It requires teachers willing to …

Classroom Strategies | Resources for educators of kids in grades 4-12

Comprehensive Reading Solutions

Georgia-Specific Overviews<p>Here find materials from our teacher institutes in January in Valdosta and Cartersville.<p>Here are the presentations from the …

Page 1: Standards

How will Ms. Begay know she is teaching her students everything they need to learn this year?<p>Page 1: Standards<p>There are two types of standards: …

Secondary Reading Instruction (Part 1): Teaching Vocabulary and Comprehension in the Content Areas

Teaching

Secondary Reading Instruction (Part 2): Deepening Middle School Content-Area Learning with Vocabulary and Comprehension Strategies

Middle School

PALS | Peer Assisted Learning Strategies

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