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6 Tips To Integrate Coding In The Classroom

<b>6 Tips To Integrate Coding In The Classroom</b><p>by <b>Jen Mozen</b>, Delivery Principal at Table XI and Organizer of Girl Develop It Chicago<p>With all of the hype …

5 Levels of Personalized Learning

In the digital world and the age of the iStudent, personalized learning is key to success in school and in business.<p>Check out how Epigogy.org …

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19 Reading Response Questions That Work With Most Texts

<b>19 Reading Response Questions For Self-Guided Response</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>Though I’ve been busy with TeachThought for the last four years, my original …

Writing

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10 things I'd like to see in every classroom

So, we often say we want to see increased student engagement in our classrooms. We say we want to see kids owning the learning process. We say we …

Common Core math experts say teachers need to stop using shortcuts and math 'tricks'

Think back to your elementary school math classes. Were you told to think of a greater-than sign as Pac-Man or to cross-multiply when dividing …

7 Basic Teaching Solutions for Dyslexics

SOME BASIC TEACHING SOLUTIONS FOR DYSLEXIC STUDENTS<p><b>These are some basic issues that can be resolved by appropriate teaching methods:</b><p>1. To print out …

4 Essential Rules Of 21st Century Learning

<b>4 Essential Rules Of 21st Century Learning</b><p>by <b>Jennifer Rita Nichols</b><p>The term “21st century” has become an integral part of educational thinking and …

Pedagogy

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15 Books That Will Make You A Better Teacher

These books are mostly written by teachers for teachers. They range form the latest research on students, teachers talking about overcoming inequality to help students learn, and great techniques every teacher can use in their classroom.

Teaching

Engage Now - Student Interactions - teacher heath

<b>Do you hear your students say things like:</b><p><b>"No! That's Wrong!"</b><p><b>"What are you talking about?"</b><p><b>"Stop being so bossy!"</b><p><b>Students Learn MORE when they</b> …

Bill Moyers and Diane Ravitch on Charter Schools

From Bill Moyers’ website:<p>Public Schools for Sale?<p><i>Public education is becoming big business as bankers, hedge fund managers and private equity</i> …

10 classroom routines that get kids talking (and writing) about math strategies

Most kids find it challenging to explain how they solve math problems and to put what they know about math into words. These ten simple classroom …

Kid President's Pep Talk to Teachers and Students!

Learning in "Passion Communities"

This video by James Paul Gee is an absolute gem. One idea I want to discuss here is his vision of people learning in what he calls "passion …

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Points of Practice March 2014

It's About Time: What It Takes to Implement Common Core and Improve Learning The Common Core State Standards have elicited both enthusiastic praise …

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Common Core in Action: Teaching Critical Thinking and Questioning

A Little Background<p>I won't go into too much detail about the semester-long unit, but suffice it to say that the end result of the presentations were …

Common Core in Action: The Power of a Checklist

The Rationale Behind Using Checklists with Students<p>Developing and providing checklists speaks to college and career readiness in the Common Core. …

For Common Core, Khan Academy Goes High-Tech

By onMarch 22, 2014 6:45 PM<p>Continuing its evolution from quirky disruptor of traditional classroom learning to mainstream player aligned with the …

Class room, Classroom decor and Classroom ideas

Looking for inspiration to design and organize your classroom space? Check out these creative resources for making the most of your learning area.

Life Inside the Projects

25 Make Ahead Breakfast Ideas

<b>Back to School is coming and I need help getting organized and prepared.</b> If you need help getting organized check out my post on Back to School …