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Metacognitive Strategies

Metacognitive strategies refers to methods used to help students understand the way they learn; in other words, it means processes designed for …

5 Strategies For Teaching Students To Use Metacognition

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Three Tools for Teaching Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Skills

As the world economy shifts away from manufacturing jobs and towards service industry and creative jobs, there’s a consensus among parents, …

15 ways to spark student reflection in your classroom

Are you looking for some new ways to increase student reflection in the classroom? Here are 15 ideas you can try tomorrow.

3 Ways to Reflect with Purpose

Like many teachers, reflection is a natural and regular part of my life. I spend a lot of time and energy reflecting (often it feels like too much …

Comment on The What? Why? How? of Documenting4Learning by Globally Connected: An Inquiry into Word Works – SPELTAC

[…] and what I have come to see is important about literacy in the 21st century. Blogging as pedagogy, Documenting4 learning, Twitter as a curation …

Comment on Professional Development Model: Documenting4Learning by The What? Why? How? of Documenting4Learning – Documenting FOR Learning

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Amplify Reflection

Reflection is an important component of the learning process. It can NOT be seen as an add-on, something to be cut if time is running short. We have …

5 Questions to Ask Yourself About Your Unmotivated Students

Listen to this post as a podcast:<p><b>When I ask teachers what their biggest struggles are,</b> one issue comes up on a regular basis: student motivation. You …

Podcasting

Age Range: 5 - 11<p>Podcasting is a wonderful way of allowing children to share their work and experiences with a potentially huge audience over the …

Podcasts: The Nuts and Bolts of Creating Podcasts

Grades<p>3 – 12<p>Printout Type<p>Informational Sheet<p>ABOUT THIS PRINTOUT<p>Use this helpful tool to integrate podcasts into your classroom or to help your …

Podcasting

Inspired By Serial, Teens Create Podcasts As A Final Exam

In the months leading up to the final exam, 10th grade teacher Alexa Schlechter struggled. She’s an English teacher — an educator of stories told …

Podcasting - Using Podcasts in the Classroom

RT @kwilsonteach: A great 2 days with committed teachers from @CSOboston w/ @EdTechTeacher21 - taking new learning and applying it to a cul…<p>Are you …

Education Technology

Podcasting in Education: What Are the Benefits?

New technology always has a heavy impact on education, and Podcasting is no different. Many learning institutions are cutting back on textbooks and …

Introduction to Podcasting

<b>What is Podcasting?</b><br>Click here for an audio recording of Wikipedia's Podcasting entry.<p>According to Wikipedia, podcasting is a "method of publishing …

How To Podcast in Class Part 1

Are you podcasting in your classroom? Podcasting is a great way to provide deeper learning for students and empower them to have their voices heard …

SoundCloud

Podcast with SoundCloud<p>To encourage listeners to follow your SoundCloud profile and leave comments on your podcast, you should promote your …

Apps

How to Create a Class Podcast in 5 Easy Steps

<b>Class blogs are so 2013</b> – make your mark this New Year by creating a class podcast with your students and become the immediate envy of your teaching …

How to Start Your Own Podcast

The podcast craze of the past several years shows no signs of slowing down, and while every armchair broadcaster with a voice recorder app is eager …

Music Production

Creating Podcasts with Your Students

Preproduction<p>Before students even think of stepping up to the microphone, much planning must be done. In fact, I've found in creating Radio WillowWeb …

5 Ways To Use Podcasts in The Classroom - SimpleK!@

Here are 5 classroom uses for podcasts that will transform traditional methods into fun, unique and stimulating methods to teach, learn, and …

10 Podcasting Projects Teachers Should Try in the Classroom

If orange is the new black, podcasting is the new oral report. And now that teachers have easy access to tools like Garage Band and iPods that make …

Education Technology

What are the Benefits of Podcasting in the Classroom?

The term “podcasting” is an amalgamate of “iPod” and “Broadcasting” and has been defined by Wikipedia as a type of digital media consisting of an …

A 4-Part System for Getting to Know Your Students

<b>The biggest paradigm shift in my teaching career</b> was the day I found out one of my students was homeless. Robert was talkative, academically average, …

Teaching

Guest Post: What ELLs Taught Our School In A Week-Long Empathy Project

<b>Editor’s Note: My talented colleague Pam Buric led an extraordinarily successful – on a number of levels – project at our school this month. She</b> …

Teaching

Children’s Emotional Well-Being: Eight Practical Tips for Parents

Children’s feelings have an impact on their daily functioning, including their behaviour, productivity, and creative expression. Here’s how parents …

Kids Teaching Kids Leads to Healthy Lessons

Students' teaching and learning recently came together in Allison Fink's health classes. Working in groups to decide lesson goal, content and …

‘Lesson Study’ Technique: What Teachers Can Learn From One Another

Jasmine Bankhead needed to figure out a way to improve teaching at her school.It was 2013. She was the new principal of the O’Keeffe School of …

Lesson Study: When Teachers Team Up to Improve Teaching

Marna Wolak’s fifth grade students at Sanchez Elementary in San Francisco are gathered on the rug for a “number talk.” Wolak is getting her students …

Some Relatively Easy Ways for Students to Create Podcasts

Last night I received the following questions in an email from a reader named Pat. I'm sure that Pat is not the only teacher to wonder about these …