Paige Sparkman

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The Five Emerging Backpacker Hotspots for 2016

New year, new adventures. If you're looking for somewhere exciting and different to go in 2016, take a look at 5 of the emerging backpacking hotspots …

South-east Asia

The Best Ways a Teacher Can Demonstrate Leadership in the Classroom?

Effective leadership in the classroom, according to Theo Wubbels (@thwubbels), one of the world's most respected experts in the area of teacher training and teacher-student relationships, "depends on healthy and productive interpersonal relationships between teachers and students. In such …

5 great apps for fun lessons

The ideal app can be just the thing to make a great lesson perfect. Here, educational psychologist and learning apps specialist Peter Maxwell lists …

Powerful Classroom Lessons: It All Begins With the Hook

All the eleventh and twelfth graders at the school are packed into the largest available classroom. It's one of the first days of the first semester, …

George Lucas

Promoting Playful Learning Through Teacher Networks

Peer Support Networks<p>Teachers have a crucial but often very difficult role. At least in the U.S., they are increasingly expected to prepare students …

Teaching

Project Based Learning Connects To Flip Learning… Plus Hundreds of Resources

<i>Welcome a post that is a companion to my PBL Flipped Learning Presentation. You will see that Flipped Learning really does connect with PBL plus find</i> …

10 Excellent New Educational Web Tools for Teachers

March 20, 2015<br>Here are some very useful educational web tools we have curated over the last few weeks. These are EdTech tools we came across through …

Education Technology

6 Educational STEM Apps for Kids

(Image: File)<p>Whether it’s teaching science using multimedia “Jeopardy” like games, or math with step-by-step animation of complex problems, the …

Apps

The 32 Most Innovative Online Educational Tools to Use in 2015

Want to be a better student? There are literally thousands of apps for that. Not to mention a wide array of other online learning tools.<p>They’re not …

Everyday Essential Apps for Education

Long are the days of being tethered to a desktop or having to carry a marble notebook in my bag.<p>These days, technology has changed the way I do the …

Apps

Emerging EdTech and Teaching Tweet Wrap for Week Ending 03-14-15

Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets about education and instructional technology articles, resources, etc. (Originally posted on …

7 Innovative #EdTech Practices You Can Implement at No Cost

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3 Great Tools for Creating Bibliographies

Well, folks. Fourth quarter is nearly upon us! We’re on the downhill slide! The homestretch!<p>Does it seem like this school year has flown by?<p>I think …

The Unfiltered Voice for Educators

blunteducator<p>School Day<p>1 Comment<p>Chapter 2 8:01 AM Mrs. Burton has been a U.S. History teacher for 27 years. She has been a model of consistency, and …

Copyright

Educators Share What Math Looks Like in Today's Classroom

Kassondra Granata, Education World Contributor summarizes, "How is math changing in the classroom across the nation?"<p>A series on TeachingChannel.org …

A New Must-Read for All Educators

We need stories of hope perhaps more than we need new ideas on curriculum, formative assessment, or instructional strategies. Stories of hope can …

Digital Leadership - LIVE Blog of Eric Sheninger Keynote at Leading Future Learning 2015

Eric Sheninger, Senior Fellow and Thought Leader on Digital Leadership with the International Center for Leadership in Education (ICLE)and Scholastic …

Collaborize Classroom - collaborative education platform with lots of features for teachers and students

Collaborize Classroom is a "free collaborative education platform for students and teachers" that allows teachers to create an online community. …

Google Announced A Free Online Education Conference

March, 2015 <br>Google has recently announced Education on Air which is a free online conference about leading for the future and shaping today’s …

Education Technology

Standards Planner – Manage Lesson Materials and Resources in Minutes, Free and Easy!

Get organized AND get thousands of resources to aid with new national and state standards! Have you found it difficult implementing the common core …