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Personal Best

Top athletes and singers have coaches. Should you?<p>I’ve been a surgeon for eight years. For the past couple of them, my performance in the operating room has reached a plateau. I’d like to think it’s a good thing—I’ve arrived at my professional peak. But mainly it seems as if I’ve just stopped …

Google Classroom: Assignment Naming Conventions - Teacher Tech

What is cool about Google Classroom is that it creates a folder for documents that are handled in Google Classroom and it creates a sub-folder for …

The Ultimate Workflow!

Google Classroom, Doctopus and Goobric<p>The Ultimate Workflow!<p>Oli Trussell, Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer<p>Contents<p>Google …

How to Print Posters Using a Standard Printer

I often run across infographics that could be great posters to hang in a classroom if only there was an easy way to print them poster-sized. Most …

5 Activities to Kick-start Brainstorming Sessions

On Saturday I shared a chart comparing 11 free mind mapping tools. Those tools are great when you have ideas to map. Sometimes we need a little help …

Building a Professional Development Hub for your School- Part 1- Why? | Silvia Tolisano

Teachers and administrators struggle to find time to work together in a meaningful way. There are plenty of meetings scheduled. Many teachers leave …

That unGoogleable question

A school day in 7 TED Talks

Sharpen your pencils! It’s time to hit the books again, with these TED Talks that take you through a busy day of math, history, gym, lunch, English, …

This Is Our Classroom Of Wisdom: 10 Statements of Affirmation

<b>How To Value Wisdom Over Knowledge In Your Classroom</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p><b>A Definition For Wisdom</b><p>This is a tough one with lots of angles, but I’ll start with …

Use Google Voice or Speak Pipe to Hear Students Proofreading Their Papers

This morning at Hack Ed 2014 I heard Jen Roberts share a good proofreading activity for students. The idea that Jen shared was having students call …

Myths of the nature of science

People have ideas about science based on personal experiences, previous education, popular media and peer culture. Many of these ideas are commonly …

How Many Countries Are There? - Borders and More Explained

CGPGrey recently released a new video tackling the question, "how many countries are there?" In the video he explains how countries are defined and …

Anchor Points

Image sourced from Wikipedia<p>Earlier this week I had a mini-mental tantrum to do with my struggles teaching robotics. I pride myself on having a …

SAMR as a Framework for Moving Towards Education 3.0

SAMR as a Framework for Moving Towards Education 3.0<p>Evolution, in its broadest sense, serves as a force to help humans move towards a better way of …

Can social network sites support effective professional learning?

This blog post is based on my Masters of Education thesis, Online social networking and its impact on New Zealand educators’ professional learning. …

Five Good Online Tools for Creating Infographics

In my previous post shared some advice from Randy Krum, author of <i>Cool Infographics</i>, about creating infographics. In his book Randy devotes a chapter …

Educator as a Social Networked Learner

Applying Carol Dweck to classrooms! "@PHobler: A growth mindset reflection tool http://t.co/b3HRWyzOOB" #growthmindset #edchatnz

Open Badges in Mahara and Moodle

Presentation by Kristina D.C. Hoeppner at the iMoot 2014 (International Moodle Moot) on 16 and 17 May 2014.<p>Recording available at http://youtu.be/TAbHGOA2JEM

RT @Stephanie_Pipke: “@karyngra: #txeduchat here it is http://t.co/fkxRRznrpz" Meaningful engagement #edchatnz” @Cleansweep_” #nesd #ssts #skteachers

Meet the Artist Who's Drawing Every Character From Every Coen Brothers Movie Ever Made

Time to get messy, light some stuff on fire, and use food products in ways they were never intended! Parents and teachers across the internet have …

Kids

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This research is critical to understanding how inquiry-based teachers will need to engage students. In the coming system, attitude trumps rote …

The Ultimate Warrior's Glossary of World Philosophies

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Ten Educational Games from Taking IT Global

Taking IT Global is an organization with a mission to empower youth to understand and act on the world's greatest challenges. I've written about some …

Ten Good Video Sources for Science Students and Teachers

One of the great things about teaching today is the wealth of educational videos that are available on the web. No longer do we have to flip through …

Traditional vs Digital Approaches – iPad Guide | Educational Origami

I am currently working on a set of workshops where I am using the Literacy – Augmentative-transformative model of technology use to frame up use of …