Kimberly Hurd Horst

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Last I Checked, Compliance Isn't a Learning Standard

<b>Today's guest post is written by Lisa Westman. Lisa is an instructional coach specializing in differentiation for Skokie School District 73.5 in</b> …

Pedagogy

10 Projects Every Google Apps Classroom Should Try

It was my first year teaching when a parent asked me what projects the kids would be doing that year. I was embarrassed because I did not have an …

Hattie effect size list - 256 Influences Related To Achievement

Pedagogy

Daily Google Drive

My Products<p>sort by:<p>Best Seller<p>view:<p>I really like... I am good at... I have a habit of... These three sentence starters, plus 7 more, provide great …

Google Apps for Education update will let parents see students' report cards

Google’s serious about education. The reason? Schools seem serious about Google. Toward the end of last year, sales of the Mountain View, …

Education Technology

In Defense of Play

The “elaborate detour” of having fun pays cognitive dividends.<p>Why play? Childhood and play go together, and most parents and teachers have a vague intuition that play is a Good Thing. But if play really makes you smarter, or more focused, or more empathic, why not just aim to be smarter or more …

University of Toronto

I Corinthians 13 for Teachers

Discipline, Encouragement, Teacher Struggles<p>32 Comments<p>If I am an entertaining and articulate teacher, but have not love, I am nothing.<p>If I have all …

Learning Spaces

Space, whether physical or virtual, can have a significant impact on learning. Learning Spaces focuses on how learner expectations influence such …

College & University

5 Shifts for My Classroom in 2016

0<p>SHARES<p>Good educators are reflective practitioners. We reflect, grow, and improve every day and every year. Our students and the world we all live in …

Summer EdTech Challenge #4: iPad apps

<i>Welcome to the Summer EdTech Challenge! Summertime is a wonderful time to be a teacher! It's the perfect time to recharge your batteries, catch up on</i> …

Summer EdTech Challenge #6: Formative Assessment tools

<i>Welcome to the Summer EdTech Challenge! Summertime is a wonderful time to be a teacher! It's the perfect time to recharge your batteries, catch up on</i> …

Summer EdTech Challenge #7: Interactive videos

<i>Welcome to the Summer EdTech Challenge! Summertime is a wonderful time to be a teacher! It's the perfect time to recharge your batteries, catch up on</i> …

Summer EdTech Challenge #2: Google Classroom

<i>Welcome to the Summer EdTech Challenge! Summertime is a wonderful time to be a teacher! It's the perfect time to recharge your batteries, catch up on</i> …

Ed Tech – Techalicious

Watches ought to be practical. This watch works with other Android handsets. It is necessary to be aware that the Apple watch isn’t a stand-alone …

6 Hand Signals That Bring Learning to Life

Later, you're working in a group with your friends. Everyone else seems to have come to the same conclusion about a number pattern, but you've …

Dotstorming

Extreme Makeover School Edition

ISTE 2016 Coverage<p>Panelists and teachers discuss how we should be changing the design of classrooms.<p>There’s been a lot of talk already about how the …