Tue.Jan 12, 2021

Learn How to Overcome Your Self Limiting Beliefs

The CoolCatTeacher

Episode 714 of the 10 Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Sometimes our own beliefs can limit our ability in the classroom – these are called self-limiting beliefs.

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Inspiration from the Resilience of Educators

Education Elements

As we watched the events at the Capitol unfold on January 6th, like many, our team jumped into crisis response mode. A planned all-day, company-wide training and retreat was canceled, as we checked in on teammates in the D.C.


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3 Tips for Building Community Online

Catlin Tucker

Last week, my class of teacher candidates explored the topic of building an online learning community. We talked about the importance of nurturing a learning community over time and providing regular opportunities for students to engage with each other to build relationships.

Let’s talk a good game: Mining talk shows for classroom engagement ideas


Although teaching during a pandemic has presented many new challenges, educators were searching for ways to keep students engaged and motivated during class long before 2020. Distance learning, however, has added the additional obstacle of a digital device between teachers and students.

SplashLearn Makes Learning Fun and Creates Fearless Learners

Loved by more than 30 million kids, SplashLearn is a game-based learning program that creates engaging learning experiences to nurture a generation of fearless learners. SplashLearn is the fastest growing elementary school math program in the US, used by more than 440,000 teachers in about 77,000 schools across the United States.

Opening the Door For Inclusion: A Guide

Education Elements

At the beginning of last week, my colleagues Purvi Patel, Dave Hardy, and I were excited to welcome leaders participating in our inaugural cohort of the Systems of Educational Equity Development ( SEED) Fellowship after a well-deserved break and launch the beginning of our INCLUDE sessions.

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OPINION: To solve the workforce crisis, America has to invest in child care

The Hechinger Report

America’s economic recovery from Covid-19 is in jeopardy because our leaders are neglecting the needs of a key sector: child care. Without investment by state and federal leaders in child care, millions of American workers and thousands of small businesses will never get back on their feet.

3 strategies to teach STEAM in a blended environment

eSchool News

Before March 2020, there were many conversations about the benefits of minimizing screen time for young learners. Since the pandemic hit, educators and parents have had no choice but to rely on screens to reach and teach students.

Google Jamboard: Pull a Rabbit Out of the Hat

Teacher Tech

In Google Jamboard if you have wanted to have students pull out images, pictures, or text from an object for an element of surprise try my Pull a Rabbit out of the Hat template. Add Images, Text, or Sticky Notes On the Jam insert Images and drag them into the hat. They disappear!

4 Takeaways From New Study on Impact of In-Person School on Covid Hospitalizations


What you need to know about the impact of in-person school on Covid-19

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5 Costly Inventory Management Mistakes Schools Should Avoid

If your school is like most, inventory and/or asset management plays a critical role in daily operations.

Virtual learning will stick around after COVID fades

eSchool News

About two in 10 U.S. school districts have already adopted, plan to adopt or are considering adopting virtual learning after the end of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new RAND Corporation study.

Penny Kittle: Nurturing Readers for a Lifetime


For teacher Tan Huynh, nothing is more powerful than having students fall in love with reading. He shares ways to nurture readers, garnered from his conversation with Book Love author Penny Kittle, starting with self-selected books and in-class reading, guided by conferencing.


Seeing the Pandemic as an Opportunity for Change


By Stacey Pusey. WATCH THE EDWEBINAR RECORDING. LISTEN TO THE PODCAST. The pandemic, while a great disruption in schools, is also an opportunity for change.

LenelS2 Introduces OnGuard Security Management System Version 8.0

eSchool News

LenelS2 today announced the release of the OnGuard® security management system version 8.0, empowering security teams with enhanced situational awareness through unified views of the security environment, as well as powerful visualization for data-based insights. Version 8.0

Develop A Feature-Rich App for Any Virtual Classroom

Building an e-learning platform? Download the solution brief to learn how you can create a customized, feature-rich, interactive classroom for an enhanced learning experience.

4 Handy Tools to Help Students Convert Handwritten Notes to Editable Text

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

In today's post we are sharing with you 4 ways to help you convert your handwritten notes into digitized editable text. Students can use them to convert the handwritten notes they take in class into.read more. Image to text converters

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How Johannes Siebers, Co-founder and CEO of Holidu Raised $48.8 To Build A Search Engine For Vacation Rentals?


Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Johannes Siebers is the Co-founder and CEO of Holidu, the search engine for vacation rentals. Holidu was founded in 2014 by Johannes and his brother, CTO Michael Siebers.

Missouri’s Kansas City Public Schools Selects Discovery Education to Support a Community-Wide Commitment to Student Learning and Success

eSchool News

Missouri’s Kansas City Public Schools (KCPS) has selected Discovery Education to support the district’s community-wide commitment to student learning and success.

An Excellent Translator Extension for EFL and ESL Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Mate Translate is a very good Chrome Extension that enables you to instantly translate web pages into more than 100 languages. You can translate single words, phrases or whole pages. Alternatively,read more. Chrome extensions


8 Reasons to Invest in a New Student Information System

If your school’s SIS has limited functions, only works on campus or breaks down more than you would like, it might time to invest in a new one.

Nureva HDL300 system is now Microsoft Teams certified

eSchool News

Nureva Inc., an innovator in advanced audio conferencing solutions, announces that its Nureva HDL300 audio conferencing system is now certified as a Microsoft Teams Room device.

How Can Lesson Study Improve Teacher Professional Vision?


Pairing the power of video with the method of lesson study can drive the conversation around the professional vision of a school community. School leaders strive to center their school community around a professional vision.

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5 Strategies to Promote Learner-Driven, Evidence-Informed Practice

The Principal of Change

I read the following in a post from my friend Katie Martin, titled “Do Your Assessments Improve Learning?”: ”: Assessment can (and should) be about growing and learning and instead of being punitive or used as a gotcha moment- I am looking at you “pop quiz”.

Joey Chung, Co-Founder And CEO At The News Lens- An Independent Digital Media Startup In Taiwan With 6M+ Readers


Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Joey Chung is the Co-Founder and CEO at The News Lens.

7 Benefits of Lesson Plans in the Cloud

What if teachers didn’t have to lug tons of paperwork with them to and from work? Having lesson plans available anywhere is just one of the advantages.

"The Perils of the Parking Lot: Part 2 - Advice and Solutions" Blog Post + Two January Library 2.0 Webinars #library20

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We've posted a new blog post from Dr. Albrecht in our " Library Service, Safety, & Security " section of Library 2.0 : " The Perils of the Parking Lot: Part 2. "

Joey Chung, Co-Founder And CEO At The News Lens- An Independent Digital Media Startup In Taiwan With 6M+ Readers


Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Joey Chung is the Co-Founder and CEO at The News Lens.