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With Snapchat adding new ways to use lenses and chat with friends and Instagram cracking down on third-party developers, you may have missed some of this week's best new apps.
Each weekend, we round up a few of our favorite new and updated apps. This week's list includes a social news app, an app to …Software
Innovative learning leaders shared their experiences in implementing blended learning in their schools and districts during a recent iNACOL webinar, “Blended Learning Leaders Discuss their Roadmap for Success.” As a preview to a forthcoming publication: the iNACOL Blended Learning Roadmap, the leaders provided a glimpse into promising practices that have resulted in some early successes, …
Innovative learning leaders shared their experiences in implementing blended learning in their schools and districts during a recent iNACOL webinar, …Learning
Happiness isn’t often a big topic of conversation in classrooms. Amidst the rush to meet standards, raise test scores, and provide engaging learning …Students
They’re also a huge driver of creativity.
MPW Insider is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer for: How do you encourage creative thinking within your organization? is written by Pascale Witz, executive vice …Leadership
Before you dive into the resources below, read about the benefits of working with parents of students and explore some simple tips to get started in …Teaching
It might have been the banana piano. Or perhaps the bongos, made from lemons that students had plucked from the citrus tree at school. Elizabeth …Mathematics Education
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Think of it as a guide - or starting point. We’ve covered all of the quick and simple ways to explain Kahoot! to newbies, great ways to …Learning
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Making writing at the WNY Young Writers Studio
In a different life, I was an English teacher. In fact, I spent the first half of my …Teaching
In today’s blog we share 10 of our favourite TED talks for and by educators. They’re a great way to keep up with the latest teaching techniques, as …
Clare RoachHome-to-School ConnectionsRather than mindless or irrelevant busywork, homework should invite students to learn what they can from their …Homework
Many critics of Twitter believe that the 140-character microblog offered by the ubiquitous social network can do little for the education industry. …Twitter
It’s no longer a given that if a child spends twelve years in school, he or she will learn enough to succeed in higher education or a career. To …Education
Matt LevinsonTechnology IntegrationCommunication skills and growth mindset are critical in adopting a schoolwide online program because, regardless …Learning
inkle is looking to bring interactive stories to the classroom, and give teachers free and simple get-stuck-right-in software to use with their …Mary Shelley
Austin "Steal Like an Artist" Kleon has posted a fantastic meditation on the idea that "creative people say no" -- the idea that you have to say no …Creativity
In 1666, one of the most influential scientists in history was strolling through a garden when he was struck with a flash of creative brilliance that would change the world.
While standing under the shade of an apple tree, Sir Isaac Newton saw an apple fall to the ground. “Why should that apple …Psychology
Make some magic at a table for one.
If you never eat alone, you are suffocating your creativity. Keith Ferrazzi's book, Never Eat Alone, may be a New York Times bestseller for those looking to increase their networking skills, but if you are always eating with others, you are preventing your mind from …Creativity
In terms of student proficiency, today's classrooms are more diverse than ever. We're "detracking" students previously sorted by ability. We're mainstreaming those with special needs. And we're serving more and more students who are just learning English.
In these classrooms, teachers face a …Pedagogy
The Definition Of Heutagogy & Self-Determined Learningby Stewart Hase and Chris KenyonEd note: This is part 1 in a series on self-determined learning …Pedagogy
October 29, 2015 Theory informs practice and without a solid theoretical base we risk having an impaired praxis. This is clearly noticeable in the …Teaching
Photo credit: NWABR via flickr (CC BY 2.0)Nicol R. Howard, PhDTeacher DevelopmentTo keep your teaching fresh and effective, learn about colleagues, …Education
With National Bullying Prevention Month continuing throughout October, schools across the country have engaged students in activities designed to …Internet Safety
Andrew MillerTeaching StrategiesTake responsibility for empowering students, and avoid the schooling habits that train them to seek a single right …Teaching
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In "Back to School: Preparing for Day One," Rebecca Alber provides six tips for helping both new teachers arrive for the …Teaching