Maggie Murphy

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Badges for Professional Learning

<i>This blog was updated May 11, 2016 with additional badge resources.</i><p>At the recent TCEA Campus Technology Specialist Academy, I presented on “Promoting …

American Schools Are Training Kids for a World That Doesn't Exist

Are Americans getting dumber?<p>Our math skills are falling. Our reading skills are weakening. Our children have become less literate than children in …

How To Be A Great Teacher, From 12 Great Teachers

Great teachers have two things in common: an exceptional level of devotion to their students, and the drive to inspire each one to learn and succeed.<p>At NPR Ed we're just about halfway through our 50 Great Teachers project.<p>We've profiled teachers at all levels, in all subjects, from all over the …

Teaching

Three Reasons Students Should Own Your Classroom’s Twitter and Instagram Accounts

column | Technology in School<p>Three Reasons Students Should Own Your Classroom’s Twitter and Instagram Accounts<p>By Kayla Delzer (Columnist)     Feb 3, …

The Science of Resilience

Research Stories<p>The Science of Resilience<p>Why some children can thrive despite adversity<p>By: Bari Walsh<p>Posted:March 23, 2015<p>When confronted with the …

EdFuture is Now- Predictions

By Parry https://www.flickr.com/photos/21585925@N07/My colleague Al asked me to think about trends in educational technology in the next 5-7 years. …

Middle School Maker Journey: Top 20 Technologies and Tools

Before I go any further, let me say that <i>we realize just how fortunate we are</i>. We have resources that many schools can only dream about (but with a …

Middle School