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Global Citizens Youth Summit Students Share Ideas on Good Work

The second annual <b>Global Citizens Youth Summit</b> was held at Harvard University in August 2015, bringing together rising high school seniors from 14 …

3 Good Interactive Guides to Help You Integrate Technology in Your Teaching

August 1 , 2015<br>Looking for new ideas and ways to use technology in your instruction? The guides below are definitely worth your consideration. These …

Education Technology

Excellent Google Sheets Tools for Assessment and Grading

July 29, 2015<br>Google Sheets add-ons store has a multitude of excellent educational apps teachers can employ to enhance their productivity and improve …

Education Technology

6 ways to teach growth mindset from day one of school

Imagine if your new class this fall was full of students who would:• Be willing to try new things<br>• Stick with hard tasks and not give up<br>• Push themselves …

International Children's Digital Library Offers Tons of Free eBooks for Kids

June 11, 2015 <br>International Children’s Digital Library (ICDL) is an iPad app that offers a plethora of free books specifically selected for kids and …

Why You And Your Boss Need To Work On Your Emotional Intelligence

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>There’s a familiar childhood warning of counting to 10 before speaking when you’re angry. From a young age, we’re encouraged to have emotional …

6 Amazing TED Ed Talks On Language

June 10, 2015<br>Language is an amazing communicative phenomenon that has picked the interest of linguists and scientists across different disciplines. …

Google and the Future of Learning

What has becoming somewhat of a tradition….ok…it’s really just my geek side coming out (yes this would imply I have another side….not sure what that …

Google Cardboard

10 New Educational Web Tools for Teachers and Educators

June 2, 2015<br>Today's collection features a list of some useful new educational web tools we have curated from the piles of emails we have received …

Makers in the Classroom: A How-To Guide

Community<p>Makers in the Classroom: A How-To Guide<p>By Aaron Vanderwerff     May 14, 2014<p>Aaron Vanderwerff<p>You see it everywhere in K-12. Kindergarteners …

Stacy Stephens Tells The Story Of ISB’s Futures Academy

For most of us (students and teachers) school starts around 8:00 and ends around 3:00. We go from class to class, sit and learn something.<p>Repeat.<p>What …

10 Things Successful People Do To Maximize Their Time

7 Things the Best Leaders Never Fail to Do | Inc.com

How does a seemingly ordinary woman become a super-successful business leader? What qualities do you need to reach and then effectively fill a top leadership position? And what qualities or actions are likely to hold you back?<p>To find out, Kathy Hurley and Priscilla Shumway, who are themselves …

Google Is Bringing Virtual Reality to the Classroom

Roger Ressmeyer—Corbis<p>Alex Brandon—AP<p>Mike Fisher—AP<p>George Nikitin—AP<p>Ben Van Hook—The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images<p>STR/Reuters<p>Yoshikazu …

Best Education Podcasts

Here's a great list to get you started:<p>#edchat Radio<p><b>(Personal Learning Network, School Leadership, Teacher Leadership)</b><br>#edchat Radio is a ten-minute …

5 Useful Gmail Tips for Teachers

May 25, 2015<br>Here are some helpful tips we pulled out from our Gmail Tips archive to share with you today. These tips are meant to help you enhance …

Response: The Kind of Professional Development We Need - Part Two

Rick Wormeli continues sharing his professional development recommendations in Part Two of his essay.

Classroom Management in the Tech-Equipped Classroom

What's Plan B?<p>When you're integrating technology and designing a classroom management strategy, it's always best to think about the kind of scene …

New Research Shows Digital Content Increases Student Achievement

0<p>SHARES<p>PBS LearningMedia, which provides digital learning experiences for students, recently conducted a study that goes beyond looking at the impact …

50 Alternatives To Lecturing

<b>50 Alternatives To Lecturing</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><i>Ed note: This post is promoted by SEU’S online masters in education programs. SEU simply asked us to</i> …

What Do Teacher Coaches Do In September?

Since starting this school year, I’ve been spending time getting to know the five teachers that I’ll be coaching. I began by talking with them about …

Students cheat for good grades. Why not make the classroom about learning and not testing?

We have been hearing stories about academic cheating: from students caught cheating on homework assignments as well as college entrance exams, to teachers being caught in cheating scandals, such as the ones in Atlanta, Georgia, and Columbus, Ohio.<p>Today, between 75% and 98% of college students …

Pedagogy

57 Make-Ahead Breakfasts so You Can Sleep in and Eat Well All Week

We're all about the make-ahead breakfast, for those mornings that we just really don't have time.<p><b>As much as we'd love to</b>, we don't have time to make restaurant-ready breakfasts each and every morning for ourselves and our loved ones. That's why we have frittatas, porridges, puddings, bars, and so …

Breakfast