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Atomic Habits for Teachers and Students

The CoolCatTeacher

James Clear on Episode 381 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter.

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Choice + Imagination = Fantastic Results

User Generated Education

The use of Destination Imagination (DI) has been recommended by my supervisor for use with gifted students. I teach gifted students at two Title 1 elementary schools. DI MISSION.

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The Art and Science of Leadership

A Principal's Reflections

Leadership is far from a science. Many would even argue that it is more of a form of art. Since effective leadership means different things to different people, I wanted to dive a little deeper into this debate to glean a better understanding as to what great leaders do.

Few preschool apps are developmentally appropriate, report finds

The Hechinger Report

The iPhone App store offers dozens of apps aimed at preschool students. Photo: Jackie Mader/The Hechinger Report. Preschool is a major market in the world of apps, with more than half of apps on the Apple and Android platforms geared toward kids 5 and under.

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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.

How Differentiating Instruction Helps Students Connect to Learning

Edsurge

“Stay out of jail!” That was the subject line of an email I received shortly after I started in my new role as CEO at Achieve3000. I pay close attention to classroom solutions that can meet these students exactly where they are. The sender was one of our implementation managers, who wrote me about his experience bumping into a student at his district’s juvenile court school. “As As we got near each other, the young man literally grabbed and hugged me,” my colleague reported.

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Starting With Positive Assumptions

The Principal of Change

Assumptions can cause a lot of issues in the work that is done by educators. They can be used as a detriment or to your advantage. Think of these negative assumptions. Parents don’t want education to be any different than their experience. Teachers don’t want to change.

It’s Time To Stop Teaching Kids How To Read

TeachThought - Learn better.

Google Docs is NEW!!

Teacher Tech

Try Dot New with Your Google Apps There is a new way to create your favorite Google App. End it in dot new. doc.new docs.new sheet.new sheets.new spreadsheet.new form.new forms.new slides.new slide.new site.new sites.new Control T I love an excuse to get in a tip to use a keyboard shortcut. Use Control T on your […]. The post Google Docs is NEW!! appeared first on Teacher Tech. Advanced Docs Forms Google Sheets Sites Slides

Interesting Academics and Technology News From Across the Web, w/e 10-27-18

EmergingEdTech

Informative, inspiring, or just plain interesting education and digital technology content from across the web, posted on Twitter over the past week and collected here to share with our blog readers. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

Teachers’ Guide to Plagiarism

This article provides teachers with a step-by-step guide on how to handle plagiarism in the classroom: it examines the definition of the term "plagiarism" and its types with examples, describes common reasons students plagiarize, and provides tips for teachers to detect and prevent plagiarism among students.

Why are most teachers white women, and how can we attract and support a diverse faculty?

The Cornerstone Blog

This week on the Truth for Teachers podcast, I’m interviewing Dr. Travis Bristol on how we can attract, support, and build relationships with teachers of color … and why that’s so important for ALL teachers AND kids. .

Creative Ways to Foster International Awareness

MiddleWeb

Having taught internationally since 2003, Megan Kelly loves to share her experience and enthusiasm with her students in hope they'll become more globally minded and curious people. Here she shares strategies she uses her classroom to open the world up to middle graders.

Exploring The World With The Atlas Crate

Fractus Learning

Ever since we had the opportunity to review KiwiCo’s entire line of educational subscription crates, we’ve been waiting to see what new product they would come up with for this holiday season. The wait has ended. […]. Deals Geography Kids Maker STEM Teens Toys and Play

Turn Your iPad into An Interactive Whiteboard with These Apps

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

After we have reviewed iPad apps to help you create mind maps and brainsorm ideas, today’s post features a collection of some of the best apps to turn your iPad into a digital whiteboard. You can use.read more

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Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

Google Docs is NEW!!

Teacher Tech

Try Dot New with Your Google Apps There is a new way to create your favorite Google App. End it in dot new. doc.new docs.new sheet.new sheets.new spreadsheet.new form.new forms.new slides.new slide.new site.new sites.new Control T I love an excuse to get in a tip to use a keyboard shortcut. Use Control T on your […]. The post Google Docs is NEW!! appeared first on Teacher Tech. Advanced Docs Forms Google Sheets Sites Slides

Enhance Your Writing with These Grammar Checker Tools

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

When it comes to contextual grammatical errors, built-in spell checkers wont probably be of much help. Detecting grammatical mistakes entails a deep analysis of the syntactic structures making up a.read more