Professional Development

Crew Grants are still available!

Just in time for Thanksgiving – We have crew grants available!<p>Conference Professional Development grants are for the <b>full 3-day Conference and Safety</b> …

Tall Ships

Level 1 Level 2 Instructional Coaching Clinics to be Hosted at National Hockey Festival in Florida

<b>LEVEL 1 INSTRUCTIONAL COACHING CLINIC</b><p><b>Sunday, November 26, 2017</b> <br>Registration: 8:30 a.m. | Session: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.<p><b>International Polo Club of</b> …

Team USA

TED has wrestled with sexual harassment 'for years,' employees and attendees allege

• <b>The Washington Post has reported on a string of sexual harassment claims made against TED staffers and conference attendees.</b>• <b><br>Internal emails show TED leadership discussing the proper course of action for dealing with the claims.</b>• <b><br>TED is famous for its viral online talks.</b><p>TED, the company made famous …

Feminism

ADHD Parent Coaching with Lou Brown, ADHD Coach

<i>The research shows that although parenting style does not cause ADHD, it can exacerbate or diminish our children’s ADHD symptoms and affect their</i> …

ADHD

Professional Growth Methods for Teachers

Teachers must continue to grow in their profession. Thankfully, there are many avenues open to us for professional growth and development. The …

Education

5 Ways Effective Professional Development Can Improve Teacher Quality

Professional Development refers to any ongoing training that a teacher receives to improve in areas of deficiency, to gain new knowledge or insight …

Defeats So

"<b>Magnus Carlsen</b> dominates speed chess" is a fairly accurate description of chess in 2017. Carlsen has destroyed multiple fast chess formats. After …

Chess

A speed learner's quest to master chess in one month and take on World No. 1 Magnus Carlsen is fascinating

Do you fancy yourself a quick learner? Well, good for you, but prepare to feel woefully inadequate after reading about a young man named Max Deutsch. So confident in his skills to pick things up quickly, Max, a 24-year-old entrepreneur, took it upon himself to master chess in one month and take on …

Golf

When an Amateur Challenges a ​Chess Grandmaster

11 TED-Ed talks students can relate to

Educators know that engaging digital media is a surefire way to grab students’ attention. And using everyday topics students encounter in their …

TED Talks

The TED talks empire has been grappling with sexual harassment, interviews and internal emails show

SAN FRANCISCO — When Gretchen Carlson, a former Fox News anchor who now campaigns against sexual harassment, took the stage at a TED event this month, she described 2017 as a tipping point in the fight against workplace misconduct.<p>But behind the scenes, TED owner Chris Anderson and other senior …

Celebrity News

Don’t Miss the Inaugural National Goalkeeping Coaches Forum, Register Today!

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - November 17, 2017 - Calling all goalkeeping coaches! Are you a coach that wants to learn what the latest goalkeeping trends …

Team USA

SPARE THE ROD, SPOIL THE CHILD?

Source: Dr. Asa Don Brown<p><i>“Power is of two kinds. One is obtained by the fear of punishment and the other by acts of love. Power based on love is a</i> …

Parenting

10MT | The 10-Minute Teacher Show | The 5-day a week podcast for remarkable but very busy teachers.: 195: 5 Ideas for Fantastic Professional Development

United Soccer Coaches recognizes Cyndi Goodwin and Carin Gabarra

<b>Kansas City, Mo. (November 16, 2017)</b> – United Soccer Coaches announced on Thursday the recipients of two of the association’s major annual awards. …

Soccer Coaching

3 Ted Talks Small Business Owners Should Listen To

rawpixel / Pixabay<p>As a small business owner, would you appreciate the opportunity to get advice from accomplished and world-known leaders? Would you …

TED Talks

How to Pick the Best Leadership Coach for You

In many ways, coaching is the <i>new black</i>. I realise leadership coaching is not exactly new as formal coaching arrangements have been increasing since …

Leadership

CFDA Collaborates With Polimoda

The CFDA’s director of education and professional development, Sara Kozlowski, enters the Florence-based school's international mentoring</b> …

Fashion

High School Athletic Admin Leaders to Receive Top NIAAA Awards - Swimming World News

Three leaders in high school athletic administration have been selected by the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (NIAAA) …

College & University

3 TED Talks That Will Help You Raise Successful Kids

Parents today are barraged by advice. These talks will help you sort through it all and keep your sanity.<p>Parents today have it rough. Don't overschedule your kids, they're told, but don't fail to nurture their passions. Beware helicopter parenting, but if your kid gets anything more than a scratch, …

Parenting

Moving beyond the school pressure cooker

By Mike Emmi<p>Over the last few years, teachers everywhere have felt an enormous amount of pressure that springs from a variety of sources, things like …

Education

Exceptional teacher wins professional development prize

Emma, who teaches in the School of Humanities and Social Science was presented with her award at UON Academy’s end of year celebration at NeW Space …

Education

Accepting Applicants for the Mango/NMRT Professional Development Grant

ALA's New Members Round Table (NMRT) is now accepting applications to the Mango/NMRT Professional Development Grant. Given on an annual basis, the …

Mango

ddad

<b>Blog of the Week</b><p>Dear <<First Name>>,<p>As of this week, @TeacherToolkit has 180,000 Twitter followers! I think this shows that Ross Morrison McGill …

Internet Safety

7 Coaching Myths That Are Keeping You From Being a Better Leader

There’s a lot of talk these days about executives integrating coaching into their leadership style to establish a coaching culture within their organizations. Recently, I’ve been curious about what actually makes an effective coach.<p>A friend connected me to a pioneer in the field of building …

Leadership

Organization Development Network Conference: #ODN17 Reflections

<b>Organization Development Network Conference: #ODN17 Reflections</b><p>“The Call of our Time… OD Innovating for Impact”<p>“The Call of our Time… OD Innovating …

How Dare You Try to Be Great?

This summer I heard Ron Clark speak and tell his story of how he became one of our nation's most celebrated teachers and ultimately founded the Ron …

Self-improvement

Coach Development opportunities for Throws

Sunday 12th November 2017<p>As part of our work to support coach development, a series of coaching opportunities are to be held throughout the …

British Athletics

Learning About Training Needs of Online Teachers

| No comments<p><i>This week we are hearing from the Regional Educational Laboratory Midwest (@RELMidwest). This post is by Peggy Clements, Senior</i> …

Learning

The Flow Model

How can teachers enable pupils to learn more effectively? In 1961, the Hungarian/American psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi wrote: ‘While …

Teaching