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You’re wrong about Common Core math: Sorry, parents, but it makes more sense than you think

<b>(Marilyn Nieves via iStock)</b><p>When Common Core problems go viral, the steps seem complicated, unnecessary. But it actually teaches a real skill<p>James Goodman<p>November 28, 2015 11:30pm (UTC)<p>By now everyone has seen the outrage-inducing image of a third grader’s paper in which he is marked down for …

Mathematics

Why Should We Teach Content Curation?

Content Curation: Tools and Strategies for Teachers<p>By Monica Fuglei <i>•</i> April 15, 2015<p>“Content curation” is hip terminology in the marketing world. …

Innovations in Education » Understanding Content Curation

<i>Please update your links/bookmarks!</i><p>There are many buzzwords and phrases prevalent in education today. “21st Century Learning”, “Blended Learning”, …

Tools for Professional Learning: Curate, Share, Connect

NetNewsWire (Mac Only)<p>When I first installed this program, my reading world exploded. As I added the blogs that I wanted to follow, it pulled in …

Learning the art of Digital Content Curation

It is undeniable that we live in a world of information overload. Check out Internet Live Stats to be truly ‘infowhelmed’!<p>Just one second of internet …

Content Curation: Copyright, Ethics & Fair Use

>>Click here to download the eBook.<p>The most common and fundamental questions that come up whenever I talk about content curation (especially in the …

Teacher as Researcher: The Ultimate Professional Development

Support and Growth<p>As a doctoral student, I participated on the Writing and Reading Across the Curriculum Teacher Researcher Team led by Jane Hansen, …

Teaching

Writing a Rhetorical Precis

<b>READ</b><p><b>Tabs you need open:</b> <b><br>Your copy of the stereotypes article</b> <b><br>Your Writer's Notebook (in Google Docs)</b> <b><br>This blog</b> <br>Today you will write a rhetorical precis …

David Crystal - Texts and Tweets: myths and realities

2b or not 2b?

Last year, in a newspaper article headed "I h8 txt msgs: How texting is wrecking our language", John Humphrys argued that texters are "vandals who are doing to our language what Genghis Khan did to his neighbours 800 years ago. They are destroying it: pillaging our punctuation; savaging our …

Excerpt: 'Txtng'

Text messages and instant messenger programs have spawned a variety of abbreviations and shortcuts that are sneaking into everyday English. In his new book, <i>Txtng: The Gr8 Db8</i>, David Crystal takes on the h8ers who want to know why kids these days are too lazy to use vowels.<p>Crystal says the concern …

Some Very Good Resources for Teachers Professional Development

Microsoft Educator Community is a new platform from Microsoft created specifically to help teachers and educators collaborate with each other, grow …

Flubaroo Now Lets You Share Graded Assignments Through Google Drive

Flubaroo is my favorite Google Sheets Add-on for grading quizzes developed and distributed through Google Forms. Flubaroo enables you to to grade all …

How This Teacher Used Google Docs to Improve Her Students’ Writing

All teachers are accustomed to receiving feedback. One suggestion I’ve been hearing more lately is to use more technology: try finding uses for the …

Project-Based Instruction: A Review of the Literature on Effectiveness | Project Based Learning

<b>What is it?</b> A review of research (2000-2011) on the effectiveness of project-based instruction in preschool, elementary, and secondary school …

Pedagogy

Are schools really wasting money on computers?

I strongly agree with the OECD’s recommendation that students must develop the 21st century skills necessary to effectively communicate, collaborate, …

Pearltrees- A Very Good Tool for Organizing, Bookmarking and Sharing Web Content

November 14, 2015<br>Pearltrees is a wonderful social bookmarking and curation tool. Students can use it to curate and organize web content into …

Including Tier 2 Vocabulary Instruction in Curricular Materials

Vocabulary has long been correlated with reading comprehension. It makes sense: if students don’t understand the words, how can they be expected to …

Teaching

Khan Academy Founder: No, You're Not Dumb. Anyone Can Learn Anything.

This may surprise you, but Sal Khan used to skip classes at MIT. They were too long and boring, he often thought, particularly lectures. “I found it much more valuable to learn the material at my own time and pace,” he says. “I learned a lot more going into the computer lab or the science lab or …

Khan Academy

5 ways to provide meaningful PD in an hour or less

<b>Lunch and learn</b><p>This works much like Tech Tuesday, giving teachers a relevant topic or resource during their lunch time. Believe it or not, many …

Authentic Student Learning

Authentic Learning for Students<p>Why authentic learning?<p>Discovery Education/Wilkes University Authentic Learning Webinar (3/14/13)<p>Guests Ginger Lewman …

Recommended for Beginners | Project Based Learning

Learning

The PBL Super Highway… Over 45 Links To Great Project Based Learning

<i>Welcome to another post that I know you will want to share and bookmark. As I travel the country I constantly have teachers ask me for places to find</i> …

What is PBL | Project Based Learning

Too many students – especially those furthest from opportunity – are unprepared for the modern economy and the challenges of the 21st century.<p>Project …

Pedagogy

Project Based Learning

All students—no matter where they live or what their background— should have access to quality Project Based Learning to deepen their learning and …

Education Technology

Introduction to Project Based Learning (PBL) Process

Project Based Learning: Explained.

LEARN NC has been archived

Where is the LEARN NC Content?<p>Most of the LEARN NC Content has been archived using the Wayback Machine. Instructions for how to access that content …

Humanities