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50+ Ways to Use Technology in the Classroom

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Easy Garlic Butter Shrimp

Servings: 4 - 6<p>Total Time: 20 Minutes<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds extra large or jumbo shrimp, peeled and deveined<br>• 2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 …

Connect Four With Google Docs

Last month my class played tic-tac-toe live using Google Docs with our twitter friends in Montana (see here) Today we stepped up to connect four and …

Renee LaPointe

The Three Questions You Should Ask to Think More Critically

Many of us have a tendency to accept what we hear without thinking critically and forming our own opinions. Author Jeremy Kourdi says there are three …

10 authentic ways to hold students accountable for home reading

Let’s face it: reading logs are boring, and most kids hate writing down the titles and authors of books they’ve read in order to “prove” they’ve done …

Lectures aren't just boring, they're Ineffective, too, study finds

Are your lectures droning on? Change it up every 10 minutes with more active teaching techniques and more students will succeed, researchers say. A …

The “All-Time” Best Science Sites

I’ve been posting annual lists of The Best Science Sites for a number of years.<p>I thought it would be useful for readers, my students, and me to …

Collaboration 1: Collaboration is the key influence in the quality of teaching - Ewan McIntosh

<i><br>One of seven posts about collaboration and why it nearly always fails to deliver results, inspired by Morten T Hansen's Collaboration.</i><p><b>The quality of</b> …

Can collaboration in school ever really be Collaboration? - Ewan McIntosh

Today I gave a speech to open A.B. Paterson College's new Collaborative Learning Centre, pointing out the key challenges around great collaboration, …

Math Circles...Discussion Groups...Collaboration...You get the idea

UPDATE (4/9/13): For an update to my math circles, click here.<p>As you can see by the title of this post I am a bit conflicted on what I want to title …