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What Is The Best Education-Related Book You Read In 2017?

Every year, I ask readers of this blog to share – either in the comments section or on Twitter – the title and author of their favorite …

25 Self-Reflection Questions to Get Students Thinking About Their Learning

Self-reflection presents some of the most powerful instructional opportunities in our classrooms and workplaces. Its potency is in how it exercises …

A List of Over 100 Awesome Essential Questions Examples by Subject

<i>Editor’s note: This is an updated version of our original article on essential questions examples featuring new links to useful EQ tools and more.</i><p>So …

The Importance of Empathy

The Edtech Industry Has 'Created a Mess'—Q&A with Mike Dorsey and Alan November

Alan November is a big-name educational consultant who was once a champion of technology in the classroom. But after EdSurge talked to him at ISTE, …

Goodbye, Linear Factory Model of Schooling: Why Learning is Irregular

Opinion | Community<p>Goodbye, Linear Factory Model of Schooling: Why Learning is Irregular<p>By Dwight Carter     Jul 6, 2016<p>Shutterstock / …

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

3 Ways to Find Your Peace When Life Feels Overwhelming

<i>Too much to do, not enough time to do it.</i>Sound familiar?Twenty-five years ago, at the dawn of the modern internet revolution, people were predicting …

Parents Of Successful Kids Do These 10 Things In Common, Science Finds

An old Proverb says “Wealth gotten by vanity shall be diminished: but he that gathers by labor shall increase.” It is good advice. We probably have …

Kids

The Timeless workout program: 5 routines where old school and new school collide

james michelfelder<p>james michelfelder<p><b>Duration</b> 45-60<p><b>Exercises</b> 8-12<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Timelesswas inspired by old-school bodybuilding. Benching, deadlifting, …

Exercise

#TruthAboutCharters

Over the past five years, the charter school movement has grown dramatically. Today, nearly 3 million students attend more than 6,700 charter schools …

17 books Bill Gates thinks everyone should read

While Bill Gates has a schedule that's planned down to the minute, the entrepreneur-turned-billionaire-humanitarian still gobbles up about a book a week.<p>Aside from a handful of novels, they're mostly nonfiction books covering his and his foundation's broad range of interests. A lot of them are …

10 Ways to Build Team Classroom

<i>Empower Awesome Learning Every Day</i> We are team classroom. Learning can be a solo venture. It can also be a team sport. <i>(Thanks to Krissy Venosdale of</i> …

Does Your Classroom Tell a Story?

Why is that Map Upside Down?<p>One of my favorite classroom props is the "south up map." This map is oriented in a way that many would consider to be …

Teaching

5 Benefits That Make Online Learning With Shaw Academy the Future of Education

Both students and teachers have embraced the power of the internet to create an online education industry that is flourishing in the new high speed, multi device world.<p>Online learning has been an incredibly popular topic in recent years.<p>Both students and teachers have embraced the power of the …

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Nina Rees Keynote Address at 2015 National Charter Schools Conference

Charter Schools

Opinion — Forgotten In the Charter School Debate: Educator Freedom Is at the Core of Classroom Innovation

When charter schools first hit the public agenda back in the 1990s, they were viewed as a way to not only give parents and students more choices, but …

How should quality assurance for competency-based ed work?

If the federal government will fund competency-based programs through Title IV dollars, how should it think about regulating these programs?<p>Whenever …

Low-Performing Detroit Middle School Eliminates Grade Levels, Goes Blended

column | Learning Strategies<p>Low-Performing Detroit Middle School Eliminates Grade Levels, Goes Blended<p>By Mary Jo Madda (Columnist)     Jun 11, …

Compentency-Based Education | Higher Ed Solutions

Competency-Based Education<p>Help students complete credentials in less time, at a lower cost — with a focus on real-world learning that leads to …

5 Strength-Training Moves That Double as Cardio

It doesn't have to be one or the other.<p>If I could only do one workout for the rest of my life, it would be strength training—for sure. Apart from making you feel like a badass and sculpting a sexy bod, hundreds of studies have shown that strength training boosts your metabolism and has a positive …

Workouts

Greatist Workout of the Day: Wednesday, July 1st

This series of GWODs was designed exclusively for Greatist by Bodeefit. For more information about the exercises in this workout, or to see video …

Charter Schools Innovate To Tackle Teacher Preparation

The United States faces significant, well-publicized challenges in effectively training teachers and, once in the field, supporting them with …

7 Science-Backed Books About Spirituality You Need To Read

The Deadlift. It is the quintessential weightlifting exercise. According to David Robson, a bodybuilder, personal trainer and contributor to …

The Top 50 Best Books for Teachers

There are a LOT of great books for teachers out there. Picking just fifty is no easy feat but we’ve done our best to cover the best books for …

EdTech 10: Students At The Center

This is one of those weeks in EdTech news that we wish would be every week, because this week the top stories that emerged focused on putting …

7 inspiring children's books to motivate your young activist

It's never too early to try to change the world.<p>Teaching your kids at an impressionable young age about the most important issues of our time can …

The Quiet Workout: A Killer Home Routine That Won’t Annoy Your Neighbors

Between an insane work or school schedule, a freak thunderstorm, and crowded locker rooms, exercising at home can easily trump trudging to the gym. …

Workouts