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By Scott Kinkoph | Big topic but this magazine curates some of the best articles that can influence your practice.
In the next five years, we'll start to rethink a lot about education, from what's in school lunches to what a college degree really means.
We asked the world’s most innovative companies in education to school us on the future of the classroom, with predictions for the next five years.
Here's what we …Education
One of the best ways to find out how teachers can improve their teaching is to ask them. The massive Teaching and Learning International Survey …Education
This printable graphic includes information about creating seven different learning zones in your classroom. Read more about the benefits of creating …Learning
I’ll admit something, I dread April and May. With every fiber of my being. Can I admit this to you? Will you judge me?Why can’t we all just skip the …Tanks
Photo Credit: EdutopiaJohn McCarthyDifferentiated InstructionGive students a face for their audience and let them find the passion in their message …Audience
How do children gain a deeper understanding of how they think, feel, and act so that they can improve their learning and develop meaningful …Education
Third grade teacher Kyle Schwartz wanted to better understand her students' lives, so she asked them directly. In her Doull Elementary class in Denver, CO, she had students write down what they wish Schwartz knew, and they openly shared pieces of their home and school life.
"As a new teacher, I …Autism
Maurice EliasSocial and Emotional LearningThere are four areas that matter most to job satisfaction and productivity teachers can apply to their own …Students
Thanks to an internationally-recognized one-to-one program, the Kent School District provides laptops to more than 13,000 students every school year. …School Districts
image courtesy Mindfulness Without Borders
"Time to Breathe" is a mindfulness practice that was developed by Mindfulness Without Borders and is …Mindfulness
For many students, the list of subjects included in STEM – science, technology, engineering and math – doesn’t inspire the same level of passion and …Neil deGrasse Tyson
New digital credentials are revolutionizing teacher training
Correction appended, April 14
“Sit and Get.” “Drive By.” “Spray and Pray.”
If you’re a teacher, or know one, it’s likely you’ve heard one of these expressions uttered in complete exasperation. Unrelated to their teaching, these phrases are …Education
In the studies, students recorded their scores on a chart after taking each assessment. Figure 1 shows how a student tracked her progress on the …Education
My approach to staff development (and teaching) borrows from the thinking of Donald Finkel who believed that teaching should be thought of as …Critical Thinking
Credit: Clyde Yoshida
The seventh and eighth graders in my math class at O'Farrell Community School in San Diego work in groups of five or six. One …Education
Of all humanity’s wisdom, most has been spoken in some form by Mr. Miyagi of The Karate Kid. Take the following:“Walk on left side of road, safe. Walk …Education
As a third-year teacher, graduate student, and mentor to an undergraduate student, staff development is certainly in the forefront of my thinking …Mentoring
(This is the first post in a two-part series)
What is the best way to scaffold lessons for teachers adapting to technology and common …Education
Here's a question: Would you decline an opportunity to attend an all-expenses paid education conference that promised …Learning
Matt KarlsenTeacher LeadershipTeacher-researchers, design thinkers, and teacherpreneurs have the abilities and opportunities to improve education …Education
Just when you thought math couldn't get any harder.
A TV presenter in Singapore recently brought up a math problem that has been driving the Internet crazy.
At first, the problem seems impossible to solve. But once you use some logic, the solution is actually rather simple. Rattle your brain — or …Mathematics
Posted by Samantha Hulsman on Monday, 03/23/2015
Time. That ever-elusive entity of which we think we never have enough. As a teacher, it seems like …Education
Regularly, teachers tell me that they don't feel as though they have time for project-based learning (PBL). While they like the idea in theory, they …Education
Projects vs. Project Based Learning (via @friEdTechnology ) #edchat #engchat #pblchat pic.twitter.com/tYj22qo1Sd
Based on a recent spate of articles on homework, it’s clear that the homework wars — how much? how often? — are still topic of big interest to both …Education
Last year, I boldly introduced Twitter to my class of Pre-Service Teachers.
Twitter Chats have been transformative to me, giving me access to …Education
Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 4 Great YouTube Channels That Provide Intelligent Content for Students
April 5, 2015
For today’s post, we have curated for you 4 interesting YouTube channels to recommend to your students.These popular educational …