The DLP Strategy Menu

Digital Promise

So, we developed a first-of-its-kind coaching model, based on Jennie Magiera’s work in Courageous Edventures , aimed at helping teachers tackle their challenges with personalized strategies and innovative tools. 3 Steps: How to Use the Strategy Menu. Step 2: Choose a Strategy.

Strategies to Help Kids Love Reading

The CoolCatTeacher

Today she talks about strategies any teacher can use to help kids love reading. I’ve heard other educators (including my friend Todd Nesloney) who have teachers in their schools post what they are reading.

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Effective Grouping Strategies in the Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

Barry Hoonan on episode 539 From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Today, you’ll get advice for creating grouping strategies for your classroom from an expert teacher and author on the subject.

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5 Strategies for Coaching Instructional Excellence

The CoolCatTeacher

Clair is the founder of Reflective Learning LLC, an educational consulting agency based in Kentucky. Her organization works with schools around the world, creating specialized training and coaching services for school administrators and educators. Sherry St.

5 Writing Strategies and Tools to Reach Every Learner

The CoolCatTeacher

is an educator and ISTE author. 5 Idea Friday Classroom Management Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) Innovation Lesson Plans Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) Teachers Writing

Learning Strategies for your Classroom

Ask a Tech Teacher

Over the past months, I’ve cataloged many of those for you in short articles that provide an overview, pedagogic characteristics, and educational applications. More on education reform. 14 Education Advancements in a Year. Classroom management Education reform pedagogy

Different Goals, Different Strategies

Iterating Toward Openness

I think Michael Feldstein is directionally correct in his analysis of what has been happening to “open education” for the past several years. This is how I interpret the many comments I’ve heard recently along the lines of “open education is growing up” or “open education is maturing.”

Competency-Based Educational Strategies Enhanced by Technology

Ed Tech from the Ground Up

Emerging technologies can help put strategies like standards-based grading and competency-based learning into context for parents, students and teachers. The post Competency-Based Educational Strategies Enhanced by Technology appeared first on Market Brief.

4 Strategies Designed to Drive Metacognitive Thinking

Catlin Tucker

Here are 4 strategies teachers can use to encourage students to think about their learning: 1. FlipGrid is one of those free tools in education that can be used for just about anything! What strategies did they use to complete the task?

E-learning Engagement: Persuasive Design Strategies

The CoolCatTeacher

Elearning Engagement: Persuasive Design Strategies. Vicki: Today we’re talking with Dr. Laurie Korte about Persuasive Design, and these are strategies for eLearning engagement. I mean, is there a strategy or two you can share? Do you have another strategy for us?

Strategies That Can Take the Anxiety Out Of Math

Digital Promise

To improve these math mindsets, there are strategies for teachers to model growth mindset and give growth mindset feedback so students learn that struggle and mistakes are normal parts of the math learning process. Another clever strategy by Ms.

Pass That Test! 18 Test Taking Resources and Strategies!

Teacher Reboot Camp

You might feel like me that they are detrimental to learning and a plague on the education system. Even though I’d like to abolish them completely, I realize standardized testing is part of the education system and not going away anytime soon. Strategies and Resources.

10 Strategies to Strengthen Instruction and Learning

A Principal's Reflections

When it came to the lesson plan piece, many of my colleagues and I in the Northeastern United States were educated in the Instructional Theory Into Practice Model (ITIP) developed by Madeline Hunter. For more strategies on how to improve feedback click HERE.

5 Formative Assessment Strategies to Help with Classroom Management

The CoolCatTeacher

We need more strategies than fist to five or thumbs up thumbs down. Teacher Mike Roberts give five strategies that can help us with formative assessment AND classroom management. 5 Formative Assessment Strategies to Help with Classroom Management.

5 Formative Assessment Strategies to Help with Classroom Management

The CoolCatTeacher

We need more strategies than fist to five or thumbs up thumbs down. Teacher Mike Roberts give five strategies that can help us with formative assessment AND classroom management. You can take these courses for continuing education, salary advancement, or recertification.

Guest post: 4 Powerful Visual Strategies For Teachers

EdTech4Beginners

Graphic design is a powerful learning device for any educational institute because it establishes focal points for the students, communicates key concepts and gets them to engage with the content more effectively.

Developing a BrandED Strategy

A Principal's Reflections

Here is a reality check for everyone that does not believe in the value of branding in education. Social media has changed the landscape and broadened the concept of branding to education whether you like it or not. Brand-Ed BrandED branding Digital Leadership social media strategy

Edtech Matchmaking: One Teacher’s Strategies for Choosing Better Technology

Digital Promise

In partnership, education leaders and educators should prioritize strategic decisions to ensure the technology they introduce to their students is a powerful learning tool. In some cases, technology decisions are made by school leadership in-step with a plan developed with educators and an accompanying budget. Aside from varying technology needs, educators’ comfort with technology ranges significantly.

5 Strategies to Create a Culture of Accountability for Growth

A Principal's Reflections

In a world where ideas are a dime a dozen and shared openly on social media, it is incumbent upon all of us to critically reflect and determine if it is, in fact, a sound strategy. The same could be said about commending and then sharing effective strategies.

The DLP Strategy Menu

EdTechTeam

So, we developed a first-of-its-kind coaching model, based on Jennie Magiera’s work in Courageous Edventures , aimed at helping teachers tackle their challenges with personalized strategies and innovative tools. 3 Steps: How to Use the Strategy Menu. Step 2: Choose a Strategy.

Ditch Channel: 12 video tutorials, strategies and lesson ideas for educators

Ditch That Textbook

The post Ditch Channel: 12 video tutorials, strategies and lesson ideas for educators appeared first on Ditch That Textbook. G Suite Google Classroom Google Drawings Screencasts Teaching classroom strategies classroom tutorials digital lesson ideasSometimes we just need to see something to visualize how it might look in our classroom.

Five Learning Strategies that Work

Digital Promise

The education research and cognitive science fields are no different. recommend educators provide ways for students to re-test frequently on their own and in class. Educators should consider leaving days or weeks between tests, rather than repeat testing on the same day.

Phonics Strategies for Young Learners Using the iPad

iTeach with iPads

Today’s post is to share some strategies I use with my most challenged learners in their endeavor to meet grade level goals in early literacy. Reading should not be presented to children as a chore or duty. It should be offered to them as a precious gift.-Kate Kate DiCamillo.

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A closure highlights the challenges of adopting a disruptive strategy.

The Christensen Institute

Building autonomous units is a critically important strategy for incumbents—the traditional providers in an industry—looking to adopt disruptive innovations—but building is only the first step. Instead, they must build or buy autonomous units in order to adopt disruptive strategies.

Close the Achievement Gap: 5 Specific Strategies

EdNews Daily

Scaffolding strategies such as the use of graphic organizers, mentor texts, modeling, the concrete-representational-abstract method, academic discourse, and vocabulary strategies are essential. . Barbara Blackburn was named one of the Top 30 Global Gurus in Education in 2016, 2017, and 2018. Dr. Ronald Williamson teaches courses in the principalship, school law, ethics and politics of education. By Barbara Blackburn and Ron Williamson.

UDL for Adult Learners: Guidelines and Strategies

Digital Promise

In this webinar, Jason and one of the YouthBuild USA Teaching Fellows, Jo Forman, talk about why UDL is important when working with adult learners, and they outline several UDL guidelines and give strategies for using UDL in the classroom. Adult Learning Blog Educators Entrepreneurs

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169 Tech Tips #160–14 Assessment Strategies

Ask a Tech Teacher

Today’s tip: #160–14 Assessment Strategies. These fourteen strategies are well-suited to formative assessment: Does student use prior tech skills to complete current lesson?

10 Strategies to Improve Instructional Leadership

A Principal's Reflections

Below I offer ten specific strategies implemented during my time as high school principal that you can begin to adopt now. Another successful strategy is to develop an informal walk-through schedule with your leadership team. Like all lists there are many great strategies that I missed.

5 Fantastic Peer Feedback Strategies for Your Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

Today, Starr Sackstein @mssackstein shares 5 feedback strategies to supercharge your writing instruction and classroom culture. In today’s show, Starr Sackstein discusses 5 peer review strategies for the classroom including: Having a class culture for positive peer feedback.

4 strategies for boosting creativity in education

eSchool News

Creativity in education is more important than ever in the innovation age, where it’s not so much what we know but how we use what we know. Creativity in education cannot simply be about changing STEM to STEAM by adding an “A” for art.

5 Ideas to Include Every Child in your Classroom: Inclusion Strategies

The CoolCatTeacher

She is author of Inclusion Strategies That Work , now in its third edition, and many other books. Developing Effective Learners: RTI Strategies for Student Success (A Guide for Developing a Tiered Intervention Process) by Toby Karten.

Strategies for Bringing Robotics and STEM Education into Every Classroom

TeacherCast

In this episode of the TeacherCast Podcast, we speak with Dr. Ayanna Howard, Professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology about Robotics, STEM Education, and her upcoming Keynote at the Future of Education Technology Conference (FETC).

Retrieval Practice: A Strategy to Promote Successful Learning

Digital Promise

In this second Digital Promise Research@Work video , we share a learning strategy called retrieval practice , which is based on more than 100 years of cognitive science research.

10 Top Cooperative Learning Strategies (and some tech tools that could come in handy)

EdTech4Beginners

Dr Spencer Kagan is a renowned educator who changed the way the world viewed teaching. He is mainly known for his work on cooperative learning strategies (often referred to as Kagan learning structures).

10 strategies for lightning-quick feedback students can REALLY use

Ditch That Textbook

Teaching blogging cognitive science comments edtech educational technology feedback formative assessmentUsing homework assignments to give feedback is pokey. Inefficient. Think about the length of the feedback loop for traditional homework assignments: Teacher assigns homework to students.