Math Problems that Unlock Student Thinking

The CoolCatTeacher

Go to www.ToyotaDreamCarUSA.com/CoolCat to download artwork guidelines, an entry form, official rules, and the lesson plan today. Robert Kaplinsky, Open Middle Math pioneer, talks about effective math teaching From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Filled with dread, some math teachers have a problem. As they give problems to students to work their students become problems. Behavior problems. Boredom problems.

October is National Bullying Prevention Month

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7% of high school students commit suicide, some because of cyberbullying: On October 7, 2003, Ryan Halligan committed suicide by hanging himself [after being cyberbullied by high school classmates]. You can find age-specific guidelines, videos, and articles that offer advice, resources, and more from parents and experts. October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Any adult knows that bullying is no longer relegated to the playground or the neighborhood.

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9 Resources for National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

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7% of high school students commit suicide, some because of cyberbullying: On October 7, 2003, Ryan Halligan committed suicide by hanging himself [after being cyberbullied by high school classmates].

9 Resources for National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

Ask a Tech Teacher

7% of high school students commit suicide, some because of cyberbullying: On October 7, 2003, Ryan Halligan committed suicide by hanging himself [after being cyberbullied by high school classmates]. You can find age-specific guidelines, videos, and articles that offer advice, resources, and more from parents and experts. In October 2006, thirteen-year-old Megan Meier hung herself in her bedroom closet after suffering months of cyberbullying.

How to Boost Family Involvement through Parent-Teacher Conferences

Waterford

During the first month of school, send an introduction letter to parents with class guidelines and information about the upcoming year.[12] Phi Delta Kappan, March 2003, 84(7), pp. The first few months of school pass by so quickly. Before you know it, parent-teacher conferences are right around the corner. It’s easy to let the conference season catch us by surprise, but did you know that parent-teacher conferences are one of the best ways to boost parent engagement?

A Commitment to Confronting Our Bias and Privileges

Edsurge

But here are some guidelines that we at EdSurge will follow on this journey of exploring the concept of privilege, recognizing “white blindness,” and moving from conversations on listicles and Tweets, into practice in our office and in our work. Guideline #1: Recognize the implicit biases in our own work. Avenue Q parodied this concept with the song “Everyone’s a Little Bit Racist” back in 2003. Guideline #3: Start the conversation—in the office, at home, with your neighbors.

Rethinking How Scholarship Works at MLA17

ProfHacker

Ball’s booth will introduce scholars to design-editing so they can adapt these guidelines for their own multimodal projects. Dan Anderson, “Making on the Edge of Chaos: Recasting Scholarship Through Digital Mindfulness” features a series of scholarly articles published by Anderson in the journal Kairos from 1998, 2003, and 2012. Friday at the Modern Language Association conference, I’ll be presiding at a session entitled “ That’s Not How Scholarship Works!

Weekend Reading: Thanksgiving Edition

ProfHacker

But advocates must also acknowledge that the internet is hardly a healthy environment for competition, consumer protection, and equity of use even with net-neutrality guidelines in place. " The short answer is that it’s a virtual world that launched in 2003 and was hailed by some as the future of the internet. Here in the United States, we are about to observe Thanksgiving, and the end of the semester is in sight for many of us!

Reflections on Open Education and the Path Forward

Iterating Toward Openness

Consequently, from 1998 – 2003 I focused on the open licensing problem, creating the Open Content License in 1998 (which got very little use) and then working with Eric Raymond and others on the Open Publication License in 1999 (which did quite well). A few years later, Creative Commons entered the scene and on June 30, 2003 I officially shutdown the open licensing work I was doing. From 2003 – 2008 I focused on the evangelism problem.

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Georgia District Investigating Group Baptism on Football Field

K-12 Schools - Education News

According to federal guidelines released in 2003, teachers and other public school officials are not allowed to lead prayer sessions with their students, nor may they participate in devotional readings of the Bible or any other sort of religious activity. The Carroll County School district in Georgia is investigating an incident involving a number of local high school football players and a mass baptism on school grounds that took place before a football practice.

It’s Pedagogy Go With Location-Based Mobile Learning At The University Of South Australia

EdNews Daily

We encouraged students to use the resources and guidelines in the LBMLG framework to assist them with the learning task and supported them with virtual classroom workshops and via email. Roger’s past projects have won finalist status in the 2011 Computerworld Honours Program and a Brandon Hall Silver Award for excellence in eLearning in 2003.