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21 Grab-And-Go Teaching Tools For Your Classroom

<b>21 Grab-And-Go Teaching Tools For Your Classroom</b><p>by <b>Lynn Usrey</b><p>Every teacher wants to be able to make his or her classroom environment the optimum place …

Education Technology

Setting the Standard for Project Based Learning: A Proven Approach to Rigorous Classroom Instruction

<i>John Larmer, John Mergendoller & Suzie Boss</i><p>About This Book<p>Project based learning (PBL) is gaining renewed attention with the current focus on college …

Pedagogy

What is pedagogical innovation?

I recently reread a great post from Steve Wheeler (@timbuckteeth) about the meaning of pedagogy. His historical exploration of the word’s origin …

The 10 Most Valued Work Skills in 2020

This infographic gives a thorough overview of the the work skills that will be highly in demand in 2020.

DERTy Leadership

There comes a point when a leader is so busy rushing around that s/he actually loses focus on the important aspects of their role. This is as true …

Pedagogy

44 Inspiring John C. Maxwell Quotes for Leadership Success | Inc.com

Being a great leader is all about having a genuine willingness and a true commitment to lead others to achieve a common vision and goals through positive influence. No leader can ever achieve anything great or long-lasting all alone. Teamwork goes hand in hand with leadership. Leadership is <i>about</i> …

Leadership

New Teachers: Classroom-Management Fundamentals

• Sometimes Misbehavior Is Not What It Seems: Reflect on some of the potential reasons behind student misbehavior. (Edutopia, 2015)<br>• The Power of Keeping …

Teaching

What is a Teacher's Role in a Personalized Classroom? - Rocketship

What is a Teacher’s Role in a Personalized Classroom?<p>by Stephen Pham, Teacher, Sí Se Puede Academy<p>The title of teacher has never given justice to the …

Pedagogy

Principles for Effective Teaching Outlined by Psychologist Group

Psychological research on learning is sometimes overemphasized in the classroom, but that doesn't mean some concepts shouldn't play an important role …

Teachers using pens and paper in the classroom “not fair” to students, Microsoft official says

Pens and paper have no place in the modern classroom. And chalkboards? They should be banished from our schools too.<p>That’s what Lia De Cicco Remu, …

Leadership

KQED

<b>By Thom Markham</b><p>This is a crucial time for education. Every system in every country is in the process of figuring out how to reboot education to teach …

Pedagogy

20 Ways to Provide Effective Feedback to Your Students

March 13, 2014<br>A teacher has the distinct responsibility to nurture a student’s learning and to provide feedback in such a manner that the student …

6 Precepts for PrincipalsASCD Inservice

Have you checked out the latest issue of Educational Leadership yet? The April 2013 issue focuses on the theme, “The Principalship.” Check out the …

Education Policy

A Framework for Principal Evaluation

Consider the following evidence regarding the role and value of the school principal in effective schools:<p>The experience of the DPS [Dallas Public …

What the Manager of YouTube EDU Is Watching

By Charley Locke     Aug 8, 2014<p>EdSurge<p>Angela Lin, manager of YouTube EDU, knows her stuff when it comes to online educational videos. EdSurge was …

Online education company edX expanding to offer free courses aimed at high school students

The online-learning collaborative edX, a partnership between Harvard University and MIT, is expanding its reach beyond higher education and will …

9 Innovative Tips That Will Elevate Your School's Creative Programs

Classrooms all over the world are filled with eager students ready to learn and thrive as creators, artists and designers. As an instructor, you're …

5 Ways to Help Your Students Become Better Questioners

To change that is easier said than done. Working within an answers-based education system, and in a culture where questioning may be seen as a sign …

Every kid needs a champion | Rita Pierson

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Cook Hot Dogs with a Pringles Can

Pringles cans have a wide variety of uses, but this one is special: Instructables user Cats Science Club has a guide to making a Pringles can …

Hot Dogs

Teaching Character: The Choices We Make

Character is Not Always Doing the Right Thing<p>To fully grasp the concept, one must first understand what character is and what it is not. It isn't …

Teaching