20 books by teachers, for teachers to inspire your teaching

Ditch That Textbook

I wrote my book, Ditch That Textbook, in 2014 and it was published in spring 2015. When that book was published, I didn’t realize that I would be part of a huge movement to equip and empower teachers. My book was published by Dave Burgess Consulting, led by Dave and Shelley Burgess. Teaching books creative teaching edtech educational technology inspiration motivation

Teacher Created Texts in Book Creator

iTeach with iPads

I still use iBooks Author to create books for my students and I also use Book Creator to create books as well. We are studying the rainforest currently and I’ve made a few books pertaining to the rainforest for my student’s iPads.

30 Of The Best Books To Teach Children Empathy

TeachThought - Learn better.

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Character Analysis with Book Creator

iTeach with iPads

It’s no secret Book Creator is one of my favorite apps. This week, I’ve worked with teachers using Book Creator in various ways in their instructional contexts. A favorite activity was creating a character analysis book featuring a character in a recent story.

[New Release] Award Winning Author, Maria Dismondy, Launches her NEW children's book (a must have)!

Kleinspiration

Check out Maria''s Amazing Book and Explore Her Fun Blog Tour - click here to see this book on Amazon - I''m so excited to share my dear friend''s new book with all of you! Maria lives in southeastern Michigan with her husband, Dave, and their three book-loving children.

More Relevant Books. More Engaged Reading.

EdNews Daily

We provide children with a wide range of intriguing books, which increase in level alongside them as they increase in age. But what choices does he have for books that he is able to read? The books written at a third-grade level are for third graders! Sus, done with this book.

Books to Inspire Coding & Robotics

Fractus Learning

Books Classroom Educators Parents Primary Resources Science STEM books coding lego maker makerspace reviews robotics stemI have been running a Coding and Robotics Club at my school, St Aidan’s AGS Junior School, Brisbane, for a couple of years now.

Anchor Charts and Book Creator

iTeach with iPads

Each time we create a new chart, students open the Book Creator app and snap a picture of the chart…even the alphabet charts that stay up all year. In the beginning of the year, I create the book template and send it to every iPad in Showbie. I love anchor charts!

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8 Education Books For The Digital Age: The Connected Educator Series #CorwinCE

The Web20Classroom

My book, The Relevant Educator ships today. The first books in the series will be published in August and September. Below are all the books, so far in the series with a short description of each. This book helps teachers understand how to maximize this incredible power.

5 “Must Read” Ed Tech Books for Summer Professional Development

EmergingEdTech

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BookWriter: Turn your Digital Storytelling into Printable Books!

Kleinspiration

Book Writer: Innovative app to make multimedia books What it is? Book Writer ($3.99) is an educational iOS app designed for the iPad/iPhone for creating multimedia digital books. A user can add video, images, music, and even record their own voice to narrate a book.

Top New Books for Educators

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The post Top New Books for Educators appeared first on Where Learning Clicks. How to Create the Schools We Need Chris Lehmann Dale Russakoff Despite the Best Intentions: How Racial Inequality Thrives in Good Schools education books John B.

Bring Literacy into Math with Big Books!

Kleinspiration

Big Books for Math Instruction and Centers *enter to win the entire Big Book set below* We use big books in a variety of ways in my classroom. I love using big books during reading and writing workshop. You can buy the books individually for $39.95

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The Innovator’s Mindset (The Book)

The Principal of Change

I am excited to share that my first book, “ The Innovator’s Mindset; Empower Learning, Unleash Talent, and Lead a Culture of Creativity “, is now available. If you would have asked me years ago, if I would ever write a book, I would have never imagined it.

Top New Books for Educators

Where Learning Clicks

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20 Books To Teach Diversity To Elementary & Middle School Students

TeachThought - Learn better.

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16 Books About Learning Every Teacher Should Read

TeachThought - Learn better.

16 Books About Modern Learning Every Teacher Should Read. In the age of blogging and social media, is there still room for books? Or book. 16 Books About Learning Every Teacher Should Read. The Classroom Management Book by Harry Wong.

8 New Books to Jump-Start Your Summer Learning

Tom Murray

Both groups also look forward to some needed downtime and finally the opportunity to relax with a good book. To prepare for the upcoming summer, I wanted to share eight books that I’ve recently reviewed or read for my own personal growth. Book: BrandED.

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The Top 50 Best Books for Teachers – Professional Development

Fractus Learning

There are a LOT of great books for teachers out there. Picking just fifty is no easy feat but we’ve done our best to cover the best books for teachers from five different angles. Best Books for Teachers 1-10. Best Books for Teachers 11-20. Books PD

25 Free Books for Kids

Fractus Learning

One of the little secrets of Amazon is the huge catalogue of free and drastically discounted books that are available for digital download. But what are the best free books that you can line up for your kids to read? Free Books for Kids. Books for Young Kids. Books

GET MY NEW BOOK: Do What Matters

The CoolCatTeacher

When I release the book, the price will go up. The book includes the ebook and over 30 of my favorite templates for planning in both Excel (for full customizability) and PDF (type on them). When I went to college, I read books on college success.

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7 Books to Help Add Purpose and Meaning to Life

The CoolCatTeacher

Great books can do that. Here are some of the best books I’ve read this year (2015)– in no particular order. (I I did not include education books. I interview the authors of my favorite education books on Every Classroom Matters!) Excellent book!

Speed Dating for Book Lovahs!

The Daring Librarian

Hello Book Lovahs! I want to share with you a favorite book selection activity that the kids dig, is super silly and fun, creates a lot of excitement, and makes the books fly out of the library! Because prepare yourselves, book lovahs, this is super cheezy!

Top New Books for Educators

Where Learning Clicks

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New Book: The Chromebook Classroom

The Electric Educator

Sowash For the past year I have been working on my first book - The Chromebook Classroom. I'm excited to announce the launch of the book and provide readers of my blog an opportunity to download a free excerpt! The book is divided into three sections: 1.

20 Excellent Education & EdTech Books for Your Essential Summer Reading List

EmergingEdTech

Image Source These Books Would Make Outstanding Additions to Every Educator’s Book Shelf Books have been one of the enablers of lifelong learning that have existed since long before the Web. Book Reviews Future of Education Technology Making the case for Education Technologies Professional Development best education and technology books curated education technology books edtech summer reading list

Baby's Got Mail: Free Books Boost Early Literacy

NPR Learning and Tech

A simple, scalable way to reach kids before they enter school: You sign up and get a free book in the mail every month until your child turns 5. Image credit: LA Johnson/NPR

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Classroom Organizer - free app to organize your classroom library and book room

Educational Technology Guy

Classroom Organizer is a free web based and mobile app that allows you to organize and manage your classroom library and school book room. The app allows you to Inventory print and eBooks, Import titles directly from your Booksource order, Add your existing books, Import your student roster, Enable students to check out and return books, Run assessment reports on student activity, Organize bookrooms and share eBooks with the Classroom Organizer School portal. Android books

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Creating Digital Books: 15+ Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

During one of my teaching internships, my mentor had us create books we read to children from the Boys and Girls Club. I still have my construction paper book with my poor drawings. This holiday season we can get them to create digital books that help others. Fortunately, several free web tools and apps help students quickly and easily create and publish digital books. Creating & Learning with Digital Books from Shelly Sanchez Terrell. More Book Ideas.

10 edu-books to inspire and stimulate

Ditch That Textbook

I love checking Twitter and Google Plus for new ideas for teaching. I love to see what other teachers are talking about and what they’re interested in. I also love reading blogs. I love to see how educators take an idea and flesh out the details with their experiences, opinions and thoughts.

Celebrate Literacy During Banned Books Week!

Where Learning Clicks

As the American Library Association celebrates the freedom to read during Banned Books Week, learn why banned books and literacy are important topics for discussion. The post Celebrate Literacy During Banned Books Week!

What's on Our EdTech Bookshelf: 15 Books for Educators

Chalkup

Here’s a preview of what books are lining our shelves at Chalkup. There are a handful of edtech reads on our holiday wish list, as well as several old standbys we always recommend to edtech enthusiasts. Sounds like a blog post to me, gang!).

Top New Books for Educators

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30 Great Books for Teachers and Educators

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

January 2 , 2015 Since its inception last year, our Pinterest board ‘Great Books for Teachers’ have grown so much in popularity with more than 16k followers and over 170 pins. Books for TeachersDuring 2015, we.read more.

Poetry Notebooks with Book Creator

iTeach with iPads

Each child has a black and white sewn composition book and we glue in a copy of the poem for the week. Then, it hit me…Book Creator! They saved it to Book Creator and this allows me to add more poems as we go through the rest of the year.

Make a Book Map with Google Maps

Reading By Example

One activity I facilitated was their prepared book talks. The students had four minutes to talk to their classmates about a book they enjoyed and why they should read it too. I noticed that a few of the books that were shared had specific locations for the settings.

Must Have Books for Reading Workshop!

Kleinspiration

Power Reading Workshop: a Step by Step Guide by Laura Candler This summer, my friend, Laura Candler , sent me her two most recent books on reading workshop. The best part about this particular book is that it''s great for a workshop beginner or a workshop expert.

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Picture Book Biographies for the Middle Grades

MiddleWeb

A picture book biography! Articles Picture Books biographies Christina Dorr media specialist middle grades picture booksWhat’s one of the most fun ways to introduce students to a new science concept, a historical era, or a math idea?

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10 Books on Personalized Learning for School Leaders

Education Elements

But what books will make the cut? If you’re like us, as you wind down another hectic school year, you’re imagining yourself on a beach with a few good reads. Education Elements put together a few of our favorites on personalized and blended learning just for you. You’ll start the 2017-18 school year refreshed and full of great ideas to continue to move forward with personalized learning at your school and across your district. Personalized Learning Leaders

So.You Wanna Make Your Own Books and Texbooks

The Web20Classroom

Using a variety of free tools, students can create a book, textbook or any other type of informational publication to share. Creating Books From Wikipedia ( [link] )- One of the lesser known features of wikipedia is you can make your own PDFs of articles from the site.

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