Meet The Inspiring Elementary Spanish Teacher #GiveGreatness

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Meet Evelyn Hamlin From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Evelyn Hamlin is a teacher who teaches her whole elementary curriculum in Spanish. Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) Foreign or Second Language Teachers Teachers

Gaming in Early Elementary Education in Australia

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Helen Kardiasmenos uses games to teach almost every subject in her early elementary classroom in Australia. Finally, we get the feedback that we need on apps for young children and meet content standards. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

Open Badges in Elementary School

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Some elementary classrooms are using self-directed badges for competency acquisition by students. Open Badges in Elementary School. Vicki: Today we’re talking with Amy Cooper, who’s at an elementary school in Minnesota.

iPads to Differentiate Instruction in Early Elementary Education

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Finally, we get the feedback that we need on apps for young children and meet content standards. Emily Lynch is a third-grade teacher at Meadowbrook Elementary in the North Kansas City School District. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

5 Ways to Add Morning Meetings to Special Ed Classrooms

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Dr. Felicia Durden shares methods behind having a powerful morning meeting in special education classrooms. 5 Ways to Add Morning Meetings to Special Ed Classrooms. So Felicia, give us our first idea for adding Morning Meetings to the Special Ed Classroom.

10 Companies Hiring Teachers Over the Summer

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If you are a teacher looking for a summer gig, or unique ways to make extra money over your break, please find 10 companies hiring now. ESL / ELL Tutors (elementary through high school, all three counties). Coordinate scheduling for the meetings with students over email.

8 Epic Edtech Tools to Try This School Year

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In addition to his work in schools, Richard has been a consultant to some of the largest companies in the educational technology industry. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

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New Research-Based Games Available for Elementary School Students

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The elementary school games complement Legends of Learning’s existing middle school suite of more than 800 games and simulations. has been developing games for Legends of Learning since the company was in its research phase.

22 Top Tips for Better Classroom Management

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Competitions, external “judging” or feedback from classroom guests, and opportunities to greet and meet VIP guests and share their work are all ways to reward excellence and encourage students to go above and beyond the rubric. Classroom management can be a challenge.

150+ Digital Activities for the K-2 Classroom Inside One Simple App

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Once you have everything in place, there will be times when you want students to play certain apps based upon their needs and the standards that you’re trying to meet.

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How to Unleash the Potential of Every Child

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The quote was by Charles “Tremendous” Jones , and the quote said, “The difference between who we are as a person today, and who we will be in five years is determined by the books we read and the people we meet.”

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Eduprotocols for Littles with Jon Corippo #kinderchat

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Eduprotocols for kindergarten and early elementary with the book’s co-author Jon Corippo. Finally, we get the feedback that we need on apps for young children and meet content standards. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

Motivating Teachers to Be Excellent in the K-2 Classroom

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Finally, we get the feedback that we need on apps for young children and meet content standards. Using Book Creator in the Elementary Classroom – T his is a FREE Resource great for K-4 educators looking for ways to use Book Creator in their classroom.

Meet the 5 Education Technology Startups From Y Combinator’s Summer 2017 Class

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Since 2005, Y Combinator has funded 1,430 companies and nearly 3,500 founders. featured 124 companies from 18 countries—marking the largest class in the accelerator’s history. The company will not take more than $30,000 over the two years.) Both my co-founder and I come from small towns, where we were surrounded by brilliant people who don’t have the opportunities that we enjoyed,” Austin Allred, the company’s co-founder and CEO, tells EdSurge.

Research Schools: What are they and how do they work?

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The Kids Discover online platform lets students explore 150 different science and social studies units for elementary and middle school learners at three different lexiles. How a “Kids Deserve It T-Shirt” at ISTE 2017 caused a chance meeting. Meet the “Educational Engineer”.

Motivating Struggling Learners in Summer School and in Class Everyday

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We need to get to know them so that we can meet those needs. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

Science Education Leaders Smithsonian and Carolina Biological Launch New Engineering Program for Elementary

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28, 2018 – Carolina Biological Supply Company, the leading school science supplier, and the Smithsonian Science Education Center recently launched the new Smithsonian Science for the Classroom™ Engineering modules for students in grades 1 to 5.

Carolina Biological Supply Company Announces California Close to Adopting New School Science Teaching Materials

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Almost 20 expert science publishers, including leading school science supplier Carolina Biological Supply Company working together with expert curriculum developers from the Smithsonian Science Education Center, welcomed the challenge. We were careful to meet every facet of CA NGSS.”

Amazon Donates $10k in Resources to Elementary Schools

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Last year, the Grant Elementary and Woodmore Elementary schools asked its teachers to generate a wish list with the online retailer site for a chance to win the items selected. Grant Elementary School won after being drawn from a hat. (Photo: Flickr, Creative Commons).

California’s Beaumont Unified School District Selects Discovery Education to Support STEM Teaching and Learning in District Elementary School

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- Discovery Education´s Digital Resources and Comprehensive Professional Development System to Create Authentic STEM Teaching and Learning Environments for Elementary Students- Silver Spring, Md.

Meet the Mastermind Behind an Innovative, New Way to Teach Math

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In elementary school, Matthew Peterson struggled mightily with math. What our approach does is build spatial-temporal reasoning, and then connect that spatial-temporal reasoning to mathematical understanding,” accomplishing what other software companies haven’t.

4 Reasons to Use Kids Discover Online for Inquiry-Based Learning

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I’ve found a tool that can help with inquiry-based learning, nonfiction reading, and meeting standards: Kids Discover Online. Those of you wanting to quickly meet a standard will be thankful for this approach.

10 Ways to Use Screencasting for Formative Assessment

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Speaking on a screencast lets them analyze and share what they know while meeting some of the standards without struggling with the mechanics of writing. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

Hyperdocs Literacy Task Boards and Flipgrid Reading Circles

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Laura: So I used to do literacy task boards on paper, which is basically — while I meet quickly a group for guided reading, this is what the rest of the students are doing — so there a lot of different choices on the choice board.

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District Leadership: Teacher-Driven Curriculum Design

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So you would have had five or six fourth-grade teachers meeting and discussing the curriculum, and there were five fifth or six grade teachers at the middle school level so there are vertical conversations. Vicki: What was the feedback from the teachers you’ve gotten about these meetings?

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Trevor MacKenzie: 5 Ideas to Bring the Inquiry Mindset into Your Classroom Today

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And that to me is just so inspiring to see teachers re-jig what it is that they have in front of them to better meet the needs of their students. I tell you, some of the biggest changes I’ve made in my practice all stem from just trying to better meet the needs of my students.

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Ann Oro: Developing A Digital Citizenship Curriculum

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What it really does is it takes looking at digital citizenship away from, “Be afraid of who might meet you online,” to “How much time am I spending online?”. It’s not, “Be afraid of who might meet you online.”. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

Drones in the Classroom: Teaching Writing and Collaboration with Drones

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What standards are you meeting using drones in your classroom?” What standards are you meeting using drones in your classroom? The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

IT Coaches Leading Change in the Classroom

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I really do build classroom cohort so that we meet outside of the classroom as groups where we can really collaborate together and plan together. Deb has appeared as a guest on the Meet Education Project Podcast and in a segment for PBS RI Classrooms.

6 Tech Treasures for Special Ed Teachers (K-6)

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It works really good for reminding parents about meetings that we have. Melissa is dual certified in Elementary Education and Special Education. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

Recognizing Human Trafficking and What To Do About It in Schools

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You can also research the companies that are around you, “Where are you getting your nails done?” And stay safe online, because most students meet their traffickers online. Most students meet their traffickers online?

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5 Ways to Teach How the Brain Learns

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So if you were to meet someone new and you were explaining something you would say, “Oh, it’s kind alike.” So you have a classroom of students with different abilities and how do you meet them all where they are? This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

5 Ways NOT to Implement Next Generation Science Standards

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Looking at it more of a cookie cutter type of way of meeting aspects of using it in totality, the way that it was intended. But people shouldn’t feel overwhelmed that they have to change everything, that they have to meet certain expectations.

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Kayla Delzer: 3 Ways to Promote Student Leadership in the Classroom

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You’re an elementary teacher right? I think this is an important shift that needs to be made, especially in elementary classrooms. And I basically meet with the leaders of the teams. Kayla holds her master’s degree in Elementary Education from the University of North Dakota.

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7 Ways to Incorporate Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Into the Classroom

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Those competent in SEL are able to recognize and manage their emotions, establish healthy relationships, set positive goals, meet personal and social needs, and make responsible and ethical decisions” (Elias et al.,

5 Ideas for Teaching Fire Prevention and Safety

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The single most practical fire safety strategy for families is having parents and children agree on a place outside the house where they would meet in case of a fire. Help him find a safe way out so he can get to the outside meeting place.

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Why Kids Can’t Stop Moving: The Neuroscience Behind a Student’s Need to Move

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The emphasis in my book Unique Learner Solutions , is that these students learn differently — not incorrectly, necessarily, but it’s a difficult thing sometimes to capture in our general education classroom, where we’re focus on the curriculum and the standards and meeting certain timeframes.

Books to Africa and A Personal Transformation to a Global Educator

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It’s a global collaboration project, where teachers can sign up and be part of a 5-week project, meet with one another via Skype, and investigate the whole idea of literacy/illiteracy and how that is different around the world. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

Virtual Valentines: The Global Valentine Project Sharing Love and Learning

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Also, learn about other projects throughout the year and how teachers design these projects to meet standards. in Elementary Education. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

Getting Rid of Cemetery Style Seating in the Classroom with Bill Selak

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We worked with a company, Bretford, at the time, they donated a little bit of furniture. BILL: So about 12 teachers opted in, they were able to meet with Ilsa and decided what furniture and what seating they wanted and how they wanted to configure it.