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Moving Top Teachers to Struggling Schools Has Benefits

Study probes moving talent to low-performing schools<p>By Stephen Sawchuk<p>The transfer of top elementary teachers to low-achieving schools can help boost …

Don't let special educational needs be a barrier to successful learning

Parents of children with special needs know the importance of collaboration when it comes to education. Regardless of whether their child has visual, …

InformED

Educational Videos: 197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About<p>If you don’t have a YouTube channel as an education provider, there’s a …

A Well-Made Gradual Release Of Responsibility Model

<b>A Well-Made Gradual Release Of Responsibility Model</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>The <b>gradual release of responsibility</b> model is a key tenet of formal learning, from …

5 Powerful Questions Teachers Can Ask Students

Many would agree that for inquiry to be alive and well in a classroom that, amongst other things, the teacher needs to be expert at asking strategic …

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What Schools Can Do to Help Boys Succeed

Being a boy can be a serious liability in today’s classroom. As a group, boys are noisy, rowdy and hard to manage. Many are messy, disorganized and …

5 Videos That Will Change Your Mind About Inclusive Education

I don’t know which side of the fence you are on in regard to inclusive education. And for all intents and purposes…it does not matter. This post …

Disability

New Teachers | Tes

Subscribe to Tes<p>Stay up to date with the latest education ideas, innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques.<p>Tes Community<p>See what …

Using body language in the classroom

It's hard to see ourselves as others see as, as the Bard said. But that&'s how our classes perceive the teacher. Try filming yourself teach, and …

Say What? 5 Ways to Get Students to Listen

So how do we help kids become better listeners? Check out these tactics for encouraging a deeper level of listening that also include student …

Secondary SEN Dyslexia Friendly Classroom

This programme looks at increasing the understanding of what it is to be a dyslexic at school and offers innovative classroom strategies to help …

Memory Skills HM

A ppt lesson with a challenge to students to develop their memory skills useful for tutor time/ revision sessions HM

Letters and Sounds - 300 High Frequency Words

Free<p>Loading...<p>Save for later<p>Report a problem<p>4.424 customer reviews<p>Author: Created by<br>tesSpecialNeeds<p>Preview<p>Created: Apr 25, 2013| Updated: Jan 13, 2015<p>…

Setting behaviour expectations

Print out and laminate prompt cards. Display during different parts of the lesson to remind pupils of behaviour expected when working in groups, in …

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7 Great iPad Apps for Creating Comic Strips

Realistic comic styling with a wide selection of: image filters, comic fonts, customizable captions, a library of classic comic graphics and dozens …

The Best iPad Presentation Apps for Teachers and Students

Below is a selection of some of the best iPad presentation apps available in the app store. Check them out below and as always share them with your …

E-Readers Are More Effective than Paper for Some with Dyslexia

1. Schneps MH, Thomson JM, Sonnert G, Pomplun M, Chen C, et al. (2013) Shorter Lines Facilitate Reading in Those Who Struggle. PLoS ONE 8: e71161<p>2. …

Using Checklists To Establish Smoother Tablet Routines

<b>Using Checklists To Establish Smoother Tablet Routines</b><p>by <b>Monica Burns</b>, Teacher and Blogger at classtechtips.com<p>Whether you’re in a one-to-one iPad …

Classroom Expectations - All Subjects

13 Good Chrome Extensions and Apps for Students and Teachers

Later this week I am going to be a virtual guest in a class at the University of the Philippines, Diliman. The topic I've been invited to speak about …

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Scientific research has provided us with a number of ways to get the learning juices flowing, none of which involve paying money for good grades. And …