How to Amplify Kindergarten and Elementary Voices

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From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter First-grade teacher Danielle Moore has worked with early elementary and kindergarten students as she helps them amplify their voice.

5 Steps to Gamify Your Elementary Classroom

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Heather Marrs shares how to get started with gamifying your classroom From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter How could you take your whole elementary classroom year and gamify it?

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My List of Best Education Videos – 2019

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Catlin Tucker’s keynote at Fall CUE 2019. Pedro Noguera shares his insights on educational equity, Project Based Learning, and more at PBL World 2019. Released at the end of 2018 and received a 2019 Oscar nomination for best animated short.

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A Deepish-Dive Into an NGSS-Aligned, Elementary School Lesson Roadmap

The Journal

What does Next-Generation Science Standards’ "three-dimensional science learning" look like in the classroom?

Historypalooza 2019 – Inquiry Design Models for the Elementary

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Designed to support NCSS’s Inquiry Arc in their C3 Framework, an IDM has basically three parts: questions, resources, and tasks

STEM Teacher Andy Losik Presents His 2019 Holiday Gift Guide

CUE

For toys infused with learning and creativity, elementary STEM teacher, Technology Integration Specialist, author, and Helpful Guy, Andy Losik, handled the legwork for you and offers his 2019 Holiday Gift Guide.

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Best Laptops for Kids 2019: The Top Laptops for Kids in Elementary School and Beyond

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From our friends at TechRadar: The best laptop for kids will usually take the form of a rugged, cheap tablet… that is, if they’re to be used by young to school age kids.

How to Empower Teachers

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His newest book, The Ten- Minute Principal is being published by Corwin in May 2019. Evan and Laura Robb collaborated with Davis Burgess Publishing to write, Team Makers which will be published in the summer of 2019.

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How To Share Elementary Videos?

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The post How To Share Elementary Videos?

How to Design Learning Spaces in Libraries

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A White House Champion of Change in 2013, and recipient of the AASL Library Collaboration Award in 2019, she is a leader in the library field, especially on 1:1 technologies, library design, and student voice.

5 Ways to Improve Your Classroom Library Without Spending a Dollar

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5 Idea Friday All Subjects ELA/ ELL Teachers Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) Innovation Kindergarten (ages 3-6) Librarians Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13

5 Writing Strategies and Tools to Reach Every Learner

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She is the author of Personalized Learning (ISTE, 2018) and forthcoming New Realms for Writing (ISTE, 2019). Michele Haiken on Episode 470 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast Do your students hate to write?

How to Design the Classroom for Effective Education #notatiste19

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Michael has three sessions at ISTE 2019. Michael has three sessions this year at ISTE 2019 and you can find them at www.coolcatteacher.com/cohen.

Using Games to Help Reluctant Readers and Writers (and More)

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Blended Learning and E-Learning Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) Game Based Learning High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) Innovation Maker Movement Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) Teachers Thought Leader Thursday Web Tools Writing

Top School & District Innovator Awardees 2019

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The Learning Counsel, a leading education research institute and news media hub, announced this year’s National Digital Transition Survey Award winners at its 2019 National Gathering held in Dallas, TX. Key takeaways from the 2019 national survey include: The U.S. By Doug Cauthen.

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7 Ideas for Student Genius Hour and Passion Projects

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I’m writing this post inspired by the young man, Tyler Haggerty, on episode 537 of the show that is being released on August 6, 2019. All Subjects Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) How to Guides.

Elementari

Technology Tidbits

Elementari is a wonderful new site for digital storytelling and project based learning that I just found out about from Larry Ferlarzzo's excellent blog. I highly recommend checking out Elementari by clicking here !!!

Flexible Content & Tools: Part 3 - An Interview With an Elementary Educator

Education Elements

Personalized learning represents a shift in how we teach students, a reflection of our changing educational landscape, and an acknowledgement that the world we must prepare our students for is different than the one we grew up in.

Creating Positive Learning Environments

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Artwork submissions for this free youth art contest are accepted this year from November 1, 2019, through January 31, 2020.

How to Set Goals for Your Library This Summer

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A Look Inside Amanda’s Library at Meadow View Elementary Amanda Johnson – Bio As Submitted Amanda Johnson is the media specialist at Meadow View Elementary in Henry County, Virginia.

5 Ways to Create a Culture of Inquiry in Your Classroom Now

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has 25 years in education as teacher, instructional coach, elementary/secondary principal and K-12 district administrator. Whether you want to […] 5 Idea Friday All Subjects College (aged 18+) Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) How to Guides.

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Why Teaching Languages Is Actually Very Important

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Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) Flat Classroom and Global Collaboration Foreign or Second Language Teachers High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) Society and Ethics Students Teachers Wonderful Classroom Wednesday

5 Easy Brain Breaks for Your Classroom

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5 Idea Friday All Grades All Subjects Best of the Podcast Classroom Management Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) Game Based Learning High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) How to Guides.

4 Ways to Use Improv to Teach

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Mel is a certified elementary teacher, currently working as a gifted and talented teacher and coordinator for five elementary schools in Wyoming.

Motivation to Thrive Your First Few Years of Teaching

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All Subjects Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) Monday Motivation Teachers

How to Promote Deeper Learning with the 4 Shifts

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Julie is an Authentic Intellectual Work (AIW) coach and has coached elementary, middle, and high school teams of teachers on how to use the framework in order to increase the level of intellectual demand as well as the authenticity of the work that students are asked to do.

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5 Ways To Bring SEL Into Edtech Classroom Use

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From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Mark Sparvell cites current research about what students really want in their classroom and how social-emotional learning relates to education technology.

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Close the Attitude Gap – Build a Bond from Day One

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Administrators All Subjects Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) Innovation Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) Monday Motivation Poverty Teachers

Pioneering Excellence for Better Computer Science Now

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The 2019 Teacher’s Guide to Technology from Jennifer Gonzalez is here! 2019 Teacher’s Guide to Technology Listen to Hear Ideas You Need to Know Listen to the show on iTunes or Stitcher Stream by clicking here.

Never Yell and Other Classroom Management Secrets of a Pro

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This is a refreshing way to start 2019 with perspective on the struggles all of us teachers face. She graduated from Michigan State University with a BA in Elementary Education and Saginaw Valley State University with an MA in Early Childhood Education.

PBIS, Discipline, and Compassion Fatigue

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Melissa is dual certified in Elementary Education and Special Education.

23 Gsuite Ideas to Excite Your Kids About Learning #iste19 #notatiste19

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Eric Curts from Ctrl Alt Achieve From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Eric Curts @ ericcurts teaches us twenty-three ways to use Gsuite tools in our classroom.

5 Things About Effective Digital Citizenship You Need to Know

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Mike Ribble on episode 460 of the 10-Minute Teacher Mike Ribble, a digital citizenship expert, shares five important things every educator should know about digital citizenship. Today’s show is sponsored by NetRef.

10 Tips for Awesome Digital Citizenship

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Penny Rayhill – Bio As Submitted Penny Rayhill is a Technology Coach at Pinch Elementary School in Elkview, WV.

Music Teachers of Excellence with the CMA Foundation

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Art and Music Teachers Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) Innovation Kindergarten (ages 3-6) Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) Social Emotional Learning Teachers Thought Leader Thursday