Suzette Duncan

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6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 167<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

Beyond SAMR: The Teacher’s Journey To Technology Integration

The SAMR model (substitution, augmentation, modification and redefinition) explores the impact of integrating technology on both teaching and …

A Bloom's Digital Taxonomy For Evaluating Digital Tasks

<b>A Bloom’s Digital Taxonomy For Evaluating Digital Tasks</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>What makes <b>Bloom’s Taxonomy</b> such a power tool is its flexibility in framing …

Pedagogy

Beginner Electronics Project: The TapeTricity Card

A TapeTricity solar system. Check out all those ringed planets!<p>The train has left the station!<p>A motivational frog with glowing red eyes.<p>A paper airplane with a glowing red nose.<p>Make sure to dot your i’s and cross your t’s!<p>The back side of the “Annie” card, showing the circuit.<p>One girl’s tribute to …

7 Digital Ways to End the School Year

If you’ve been swearing all year to get students online using some of those amazing digital tools. I have some ideas for you. These seven projects …

Tech2Learn: Success Stories of Technology Integration in the Classroom

Episodes by Topic:<p>The Tech2Learn series is a co-production with the Teaching Channel.<p>Enhancing Lessons With Blended Learning<p>Educator Peter McIntosh …

Design Thinking and Diversity: A Professional Development Case Study

What do a New York public school, the Howard County Public School system in Maryland, and a small private K-8 school in California all have in …

Teaching

The Future of Tablets in Education: Potential Vs. Reality of Consuming Media

In the connected reading mode, we ask students to treat texts as nodes in a network of information. We ask them to quickly synthesize multiple …

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Arts integration + project-based learning? Yes, please! Find ideas on how to bring the arts into your next project: http://edut.to/XAI0Mt.

Hear from one teacher who says that collaborating with peers has been one of the highlights of his career: http://edut.to/Yq3AWn. Show of hands via LIKE if you've had a similar experience.

Can you believe it's almost May? Before we say goodbye to April, check out our most popular post of the month. Get inspired and tap into your students' passions: http://edut.to/10wGISx.

How can white Americans be free?

The default belief that the white experience is a neutral and objective one hurts both white and American culture<p><i>"No people come into possession of a culture without having paid a heavy price for it." -- James Baldwin</i><p>Measure, measure, measure.<br>We learn to measure first.<br>We spend our days measuring. …

Connected Learning: Tying Student Passions to School Subjects

Ito uses the Harry Potter Alliance to demonstrate how Connected Learning’s can be effective. She says, “the HPA connects young people who are …

How to Stimulate Curiosity

<b>1.</b> <b>Start with the question.</b> Cognitive scientist Daniel Willingham notes that teachers—along with parents, managers, and leaders of all kinds—are often …

Excellent Tools for Creating Videos Without Installing Software

Over the years I've published some lists and reviews of free tools for creating videos online. Quite a few of those tools have been for creating …

28 Creative Ideas for Teaching with Twitter

• <b>Instant feedback:</b> ReadWriteWeb and Mashable both featured Monica Rankin, a history professor at University of Dallas, and discussed how she utilizes …

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• 1. Just because MOOCs give free access to higher education courses doesn't mean their work is being ignored by the for-profit sector of an online …

What is passion-based learning? Why is it important? Read http://edut.to/10wGISx for one teacher's take and learn how you can bring a bit more excitement and passion to your classroom.

Does your school environment foster creativity and innovation? This school was designed to encourage it. Because we know most schools don't have resources for a full-fledged makeover, we pulled together some simple (and free) ways to change up your classroom environment: http://edut.to/Z2Q1a0.

Gamestar Mechanic: Gamification Made Easy

Immersive Teaching<p>Gamestar Mechanic is a one-stop solution for teachers who see the potential of game design being included in their classroom, but …

Glogster EDU, Animoto, Twitter: Ever wonder if these tech tools effectively improve digital literacy? Our research team has pulled together a list of proven and promising tools: http://edut.to/11ivnH8.

School Leaders: Guiding Teachers into the Digital Age

I thought about this standard while reading a recent evaluation of an on-demand computer-based professional learning application. That evaluation …

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