Thu.Jul 04, 2024

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We Honor July 4th in America

Ask a Tech Teacher

Like every year, I exuberantly celebrate America’s birthday. I’d say times are tough here in the US, but that seems to be true everywhere in the world. So, I won’t complain. I will enjoy the love of America as all of my international friends love their homeland. This one–Chris Stapleton–4 Million views since Super Bowl 2023: Here’s the feel-good video for all patriots.

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Educator-parent communication doesn’t have to be a struggle

eSchool News

Key points: Improving communication serves to help students on their academic journey 5 ways to engage your school community with tech-powered communication School-home communication remains a challenge for many districts For more news on parents communication, visit eSN’s Educational Leadership hub When I think about the challenges and tribulations facing us as educators today, none are more urgent, in my opinion, than improving the communication links between educators and parents.

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Do we need a ‘Common Core’ for data science education? 

The Hechinger Report

This is an edition of our Future of Learning newsletter. Sign up today to get it delivered straight to your inbox. I’ve been reporting on data science education for two years now, and it’s become clear to me that what’s missing is a national framework for teaching data skills and literacy, similar to the Common Core standards for math or the Next Generation Science Standards.

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Top Summer Reads for Special Education Teachers

Twinkl International Publishing

Summer break is the perfect time for special education teachers to recharge, reflect, and prepare for the upcoming school year. One of the best ways to do this is by diving into some enriching books.

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Enhancing School Device Management for Improved Learning

Schools face increasing challenges as technology becomes integral to education. Efficient device management is essential for maximizing technology use and safeguarding investments. Our article discusses the importance of tracking devices, outlines current challenges, and suggests modern solutions that go beyond traditional methods like Excel. Learn how advanced tracking systems can streamline operations, improve maintenance, and offer real-time updates for better resource allocation.

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4 videos about the nation’s history

eSchool News

Key points: Videos are a great way to engage students and introduce new topics How digital tools and AI can enhance social studies How I’m making learning more engaging for my gifted students For more news on learning resources, visit eSN’s Innovative Teaching hub Whenever a national historical event or celebration rolls around, it inevitably raises questions about the nation’s history, why we observe the holiday, how different traditions formed, and what’s behind the celebrati

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Maximize The Rest of Your Summer Break: 20 Tips for Teachers

Twinkl International Publishing

Maximize the rest of your summer break with these 20 essential tips for teachers. Discover how to relax, recharge, and prepare for a successful school year.

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Light Up Your Maker Space: Why the Longer Ray5 Laser Engraver is a Must-Have for Schools

Teacher Tech with Alice Keeler

Add a laser engraver to your school maker space! Check out the affordable Longer Ray5 Laser Engraver as a great option. The post Light Up Your Maker Space: Why the Longer Ray5 Laser Engraver is a Must-Have for Schools appeared first on Teacher Tech with Alice Keeler.

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The Generative Approach to Education

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

THE PARADOX OF EDUCATION Let’s start with what we might call the basic Paradox of Education. One side we can call individual -centered education: the ultimate goal is for the learner to be increasingly in charge of their own learning, with education helping students to develop critical thinking, creativity, and independence. In this model, technological advances increase the capacity for self-directed learning.

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Woolly Wandering

Twinkl International Publishing

Join us for six weeks of learning fun as we explore nearby locations with a woolly sheep companion (or other toy animal of your choice) and virtually wander places further afield. This ewe-nique summer of sheep sharing fun can be enjoyed during the summer holidays by the whole family or at other times of the year for some fun learning in your Home Education days.

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The Importance of Developing a Study Plan

Twinkl International Publishing

In this blog we look at the importance of developing a study plan, we define the term study plan and show you how to make an effective study plan. We also show you how to plan a study schedule and make this process easier for you with a study plan template.

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Quickly Create Personalized Learning Experiences that Work

How can we actively engage learners 24/7, on their level and according to their interests, while respecting their learning styles? It’s not impossible. In this guide: Explore how to transform traditional, one-way videos into two-way interactive learning experiences Understand different types of artificial intelligence (AI), including - Generative vs.

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Nelson Mandela: A Positive Role Model for Us All

Twinkl International Publishing

Nelson Mandela was a positive individual and role model, whose dedication to justice, forgiveness, and equality inspired millions and demonstrated the profound impact of compassionate and resilient leadership. In this blog, we look at why Nelson Mandela is a positive role model.

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Twinkl Parents Ages 2-5 Newsletter - Family Picnic Fun

Twinkl International Publishing

With the arrival of summer, an upturn in the weather and the school holidays underway, there has never been a better time to get outside and have a fun, family picnic.

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Canada Trivia Questions and Answers

Twinkl International Publishing

Check out our Canada trivia questions and answers. Perfect for fun days and parties in school. Great icebreakers at the start of a new school year, too.

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EYFS Digest : July Catch-Up 2024

Twinkl International Publishing

Catch up on the latest Twinkl Digest EYFS articles designed to keep you informed, encouraged and inspired.

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Can Brain Science Actually Help Make Your Training & Teaching Stick?

Speaker: Andrew Cohen, Founder & CEO of Brainscape

The instructor’s PPT slides are brilliant. You’ve splurged on the expensive interactive courseware. Student engagement is stellar. So… why are half of your students still forgetting everything they learned in just a matter of weeks? It's likely a matter of cognitive science! With so much material to "teach" these days, we often forget to incorporate key proven principles into our curricula — namely active recall, metacognition, spaced repetition, and interleaving practice.

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Twinkl Parents Wellbeing Newsletter - Effortlessly Eco-Friendly

Twinkl International Publishing

Twinkl Parents Wellbeing Newsletter - Effortlessly Eco-Friendly

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Twinkl Parents Ages 5 - 7 Newsletter - Serving Ace Activities

Twinkl International Publishing

Twinkl Parents Ages 5 - 7 Newsletter - Serving Ace Activities

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Labour landslide: Teacher FAQs for the future of education

Twinkl International Publishing

What does a Labour victory mean for the future of education?

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Labour wins the general election – What can teaching assistants expect next?

Twinkl International Publishing

What will the new government mean for teaching assistants?

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Reimagining Chickering & Gamson's Principles Post-Pandemic: Technology's Central Role in Modern Edu

This white paper examines and proposes revisions to the "Seven Principles for Good Practice in Undergraduate Education" introduced by Arthur Chickering and Zelda Gamson in 1987 for today's technology-driven world.

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Twinkl Parents Ages 9 - 11 Newsletter - Time for Tennis!

Twinkl International Publishing

Twinkl Parents Ages 9 - 11 Newsletter - Time for Tennis!

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Twinkl Parents Ages 7 - 9 Newsletter - Hello July!

Twinkl International Publishing

Twinkl Parents Ages 7 - 9 Newsletter - Hello July!

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