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How to Use Project-Based Learning in a Flipped Classroom

Save time, work with students directly, and deliver feedback quickly with this new paradigm.<p>by <b>Nanda Krish</b><p>If you are looking to turn your classroom …

Education Technology

Telling another teacher how to teach? It's a sin, says leading academic

It is a sin to observe other teachers’ lessons simply to tell them how to teach, according to one of education’s most influential …

Pedagogy

Wanna Go to Summer Camp for Documentary Filmmakers? Apply to Oregon Doc Camp

Oregon Doc Camp offers professional development for documentary filmmakers during a four-day retreat in the woods.Are you a seasoned documentary …

Oregon

The App You Need To Download, Based On Your Myers-Briggs Type

Look at the home screen of any phone or tablet, and you can learn a lot about its owner. Scrolling through the apps they've downloaded can give you a …

3 Simple Steps To Hold People Accountable | Inc.com

There is a common theme that many leaders struggle with: they don't know how to hold their people accountable. Even if they are great at hiring A players, many leaders still are left with that feeling that their people could be doing more or better work.<p>Rather than first finding fault with the …

Employment

Will Letter Grades Survive?

Public Domain<p>Choate Rosemary Hall in Connecticut is one of 157 private schools that are part of MTC.<p>Somewhat independently, schools and lawmakers …

Pedagogy

A Dad’s Rejection Can Make It Harder For Kids To Form Friendships

The role of dads in how their kids develop friendships and social skills is more important than we think<p>We understand the crucial role our parents …

9 Ways to Find the Right Edtech Tool

“Teachers need to integrate technology seamlessly into the curriculum instead of viewing it as an add-on, an afterthought, or an event.” …

14 Jobs Open At Western Washington Colleges

If you want to work in academia, check out these 14 jobs at colleges and universities around Western Washington.<p>GIG HARBOR, WA - If you went to …

Kids as young as 5 will learn to code in NSW schools from 2019

New South Wales is making coding a part of the set curriculum for students from Kindergarten onwards.<p>The change will begin in 2019, so teachers – …

When Students Are Traumatized, Teachers Are Too

When Garcia first started teaching, she wasn’t expecting the stories her students would share of physical and sexual abuse, hunger, violence, and …

The Four Agreements

In literacy education, one of our central aims is to help children grow to become independent and proficient readers. In fact, with the evolution of …

Teaching

How Making Mistakes Primes Kids To Learn Better

Once a month, this column will examine the insights that science offers about the way people learn, and how such findings could influence schools. …

Kids

Fantastic, Fast Formative Assessment Tools

“We’ve got this, it’s easy,” they said. “Can we move on?”<p>I looked at the other students and asked, “Do you have this?”<p>They nodded their heads …

Education Technology

How to Create Instagram Stories in Adobe Premiere Pro

15+ Ways of Teaching Every Student to Code (Even Without a Computer)

In my opinion, parents of every student in every school at every level should demand that all students be taught how to code. They need this skill …

Education Technology

AI Is Making It Extremely Easy for Students to Cheat

<b>Denise Garcia knows that her students</b> sometimes cheat, but the situation she unearthed in February seemed different. A math teacher in West Hartford, …

How Silicon Valley Pushed Coding Into American Classrooms

At a White House gathering of tech titans last week, Timothy D. Cook, the chief executive of Apple, delivered a blunt message to President Trump on how public schools could better serve the nation’s needs. To help solve a “huge deficit in the skills that we need today,” Mr. Cook said, the …

Computer Science

Can't afford another teacher? Try a 'makerspace' instead

Cash-strapped school systems are turning to traveling teaching teams to help supplement their course offerings, especially in science, technology, …

Google Classroom: Exploring the Benefits for Teachers

By Meghan Bogardus CortezWe take a deep dive into the advantages of this popular Google tool.

Education Technology

Why We Should Care About The Education Of Other People’s Children

Other people’s children are tomorrow’s potential voters.<p>It is time to care about the education of other people’s children. Other people’s children are or will be our neighbors. Other people’s children – from almost anywhere in the United States and beyond – could end up as our coworkers. Other …

How HyperDocs Can Transform Your Teaching

Listen to my interview with Lisa Highfill, Kelly Hilton, and Sarah Landis, authors of The HyperDoc Handbook (transcript):<p><b>In many classrooms, a</b> …

Student-Driven Differentiation: Putting Student Voice Behind The Wheel

Asking different questions isn't enough if teachers aren't listening to the answers students provide. Here are 3 ways to have authentic …

Pedagogy

Why Shouldn't Teachers Become Principals?

Last year I walked into the Iowa State Administrators Conference and was impressed by what I saw. For some reason walking into the conference, I …

Why Blended Learning Fits Your Class, 3 Issues to Think About, and 5 Easy Ways to Begin

For years, my teaching revolved around textbooks as my resources. When the Internet arrived, I — as did my colleagues — adopted it mostly for two …

5 social media uses we must teach in schools

Gallup conducted a poll titled “21st Century Skills and the Workplace” and found that 59% of the workforce “developed most of the skills they use in …

Why Grade Grubbing Valedictorians Never Get to Rule the World

The skills it takes to make it in high school and college are not the same as the skills it takes to succeed post-graduation. In fact, C+ does just …

Edcamps: The New Professional Development

The key to it all is that Edcamps cultivate a space filled with choice and voice. For years, teachers have been told <i>what</i> they need to learn, <i>where</i> the …

Pedagogy

An ESPN Producer Explains How to Shoot Great Sports Video of Your Kids

If your kids play sports, your weekends are filled with chauffeuring little athletes, supplying healthy snacks, and of course, the Search for Missing …

What do teachers think differentiation is?

In Why Knowledge Matters, ED Hirsch Jr sets out the case against differentiated instruction, saying, “the attempt to individualize the content of the …

Pedagogy