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10 Things You Don't Know About Formative Assessment

Assessments come in varied forms, and they’re executed for different purposes. While summative assessments attempt to measure mastery at the end of a …

Two Powerful Google Drive Tools for Signing Your Docs and PDFs

March 4, 2015<p>There are several tools out there that claim to help users add electronic signature to their documents and PDFs but only a select few …

Alternatives To Homework: A Chart For Teachers

<b>Alternatives To Homework: A Chart For Teachers</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Part of rethinking learning means rethinking the bits and pieces of the learning …

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Grammarly -A Very Good Tool to Enhance Students' Writing Skills

February 6, 2015<br>Good teachers know that marking an answer wrong teaches nothing. Students will make that same error again unless they understand why …

Chalkup- A Wonderful Google Drive Tool for Teachers

February 6, 2015<br>I just learned through an email from Justin Chando about this interesting update to Chalkup. The folks in Chalkup have finally made …

Secret Teacher: I want to be like Yoda, but I feel more like a stormtrooper

The strategies that management have developed to improve results at my school have stripped the joy out of teaching and left me feeling faceless and dispensable<br>• More from the Secret Teacher<p>There’s a sequence in the 1977 film Star Wars that has been on my mind. It’s the bit just before the planet …

TOP TEN READ-ALOUD BOOKS FOR STUDENTS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS by Aimee Owens

Posted by CBethM on January 31, 2015 in Top Ten Lists | 17 Comments<p>Special needs students can be a tough crowd during read-aloud time. If the book …