Robyn McCarthy

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My 5Ps of Conferences

I spent time and money to attend an education conference during these holidays. I attended with a group of friends, passionate educators from …

Why Students Should Take the Lead in Parent-Teacher Conferences

As crew leader, Hill has his students practice how they’ll discuss their work products with their parents. We watched as he spoke with one …

RT @jca_1975: 12 demotivating experiences for Middle Schoolers via @ASCD - surprise, surprise: 'us & them' mindset/control #edchat http://t…

RT @edutopia: Nice visual! MT @tombarrett: 5 simple questions to encourage student voice via @WordLib. http://t.co/awB4YvPkK3

But We Hate to Write

“It’s just…”His eyes dart away and he stops talking.<p>I sit there quietly, waiting for him to finish his sentence. I can tell he is down, I can tell he …

Our technology messages are important

When we take away technology access because of student behavior concerns, we send the message that digital devices and the Internet are optional, …

What Makes Something STEM?

A MiddleWeb Blog<p>STEM is a growing young initiative in the K-12 learning arena. Many people are still trying to wrap their heads around it. Teachers …

Eight Qualities of a Great Teacher Mentor

Complete Coverage<p>Papers are spilling off the desk. The voicemail light is blinking. Your email inbox is never ending, and little smiley face stickers …

How To Twitter: Why Do People Put a Period in Front of Tweets?

Have you ever read through your Twitter feed and found a tweet that starts with a period (“.”)? Perhaps something like “<i>.@Forechecker really needs to</i> …

How to Create Fruitful Co-Teaching Partnerships

A MiddleWeb Bog<p><b>By Elizabeth Stein</b><p>By now co-teachers around the nation have had a chance to get off on the right foot. I hope you had a flying start! …

RT @Primary_Ed: 53 Ways To Check For Understanding: http://t.co/ahz0CbKpph #edchat #unionrxi #satchat #sunchat #edtech

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10 Steps to Creating the Perfect Educational Twitter Account

RT @PEeducator: @TeacherToolkit practical demonstration of Socrative, this is also useful http://t.co/yRowiMax7N

RT @crystalmlovell: Excited to use my new walkthrough feedback cards. #ltps #tlap http://t.co/IlJJqvH9VA

My Chat #whatisschool

<b>Whatisschool.org</b><p>#Whatisschool is one of those forums that sprang up organically and took off like wildfire. That can only mean one thing, the ideas …

KQED

Are you interested in using Twitter or other social media as a teaching tool? Our culture has transformed significantly where online distribution of …

Social Media

Beyond Awareness: National Down Syndrome Acceptance Month

October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month here in the United States. I'm personally not out to promote awareness anymore, because we are there already.<p><i>We are aware.</i><p>We are aware that people with Down syndrome are the same as people without: deserving of equal rights, opportunities and privileges. We …

Upstanders - Growing a caring middle school classroom community

List Price:$33.13<b><br>Web/School: $26.50</b><p>Sneak Previews<br>• Related Blog Posts<br>• Community<br>• Purchasing Options<p>Why we wrote Upstanders<p><i>Upstanders</i> invites you into the …

Edu Amazing Race

The EduAmazing Race - 2016 Update and Recap<p>In 2014, Craig Kemp (@mrkempnz) and William Chamberlain (@wmchamberlain) created www.eduamazingrace.com …

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