Sat.Feb 15, 2020 - Fri.Feb 21, 2020

Knowing Where We Are Paves the Way for Change: The Impact of Coaching

A Principal's Reflections

I often tell audiences during keynotes and workshops that my role isn’t to tell anyone what to do, but instead to get educators to think critically about what they do.

Universal Skills for Learners: Increasing School Relevancy

User Generated Education

Kids are learning – but for way too many it occurs outside of the school environment rather than during school.

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The Balance with Catlin Tucker: Featuring Travis Lape

Catlin Tucker

In this episode, I talk with Travis Lape a father, husband, and Innovative Programs Director at Harrisburg School District. In 2015, Travis was named TIE Technology Leader of the Year, which recognized his work integrating technology into his classroom.

I Love Teaching, Even When It Doesn’t Love Me Back

The Jose Vilson

At 2:45 pm, the students have already left the classroom. The door is slightly ajar, just open enough to let the teenage energy dissipate from this great green room. A whiteboard displays equations, diagrams, and words in different color markers.

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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 Learning Management Systems Can Benefit Teachers, Students, And Parents

EdNews Daily

Learning management systems (LMS) like Blackboard or Moodle can benefit teachers, students, and parents in numerous ways. These online tools provide a central location for all parties to meet, learn, and communicate. .

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OPINION: When the next step isn’t college

The Hechinger Report

To students for whom going to college would be something they are doing primarily to satisfy someone else’s expectations for them or to get away from a bad circumstance, a four-year college is often not the right next step.

As The World Changes, How Should School Change?

TeachThought - Learn better.

Amazon has 800-word reviews on exercise machines, but the best we can do to evaluate the quality of learning is to 'hear' a school is 'good.'. The post As The World Changes, How Should School Change? appeared first on TeachThought. Education Terry Heick Trending Veteran Teacher

What We Do With What We Know #Podcast

The Principal of Change

In this week’s episode of the podcast, I discuss why it is imperative to move beyond a growth mindset; to create something meaningful with what we know. This podcast is loosely based on the November 2018 blog post “ Moving Beyond a Growth Mindset.

Digital Storytelling Apps for Elementary Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Creating and sharing digital stories is a great way to engage students in a wide variety of literacy-related activities in class. To this end, we curated for you this collection of some of our.read more

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.

Considering and teaching privacy with help from the Library Freedom Institute

NeverEndingSearch

At ALA Midwinter, privacy was a major theme. It was a presence across sessions and on the exhibit floor.

The TeachThought Podcast Ep. 195 Using An All-Feedback-No-Grades Approach To Teaching

TeachThought - Learn better.

The TeachThought Podcast Ep. 195 Using An All-Feedback-No-Grades Approach To Teaching Drew Perkins talks with Laura Gibbs about her all-feedback-no-grades approach in her teaching.

CoSN's CETL® Certification Program

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Educational YouTube Channels to Help Students Learn English

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Here are some good YouTube channels students can use to learn English. Language teachers can also use them with their ' ELL/ESL/EFL students to enhance their grasp of English in different areas: read more

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.

8 simple ways to move toward a zero-waste classroom

The Cornerstone for Teachers

Want to shift your mindset and daily practices toward a greener teaching practice. In this interview with Heidi Rose, you’ll learn small actionable steps you can take to raise students’ consciousness about their consumption and reduce the amount of trash generated in your classroom.

EL Retention Myths and What to Do Instead

MiddleWeb

Talk of grade retention revs up each spring. But it’s seldom a good answer for English learners. EL expert Valentina Gonzalez shares research that debunks the idea that retention helps ELs and suggests ways to boost their academic progress all year long.

Musical Bookcases

The Daring Librarian

Here's a fun and easy to set up, book selection activity that you can basically do at the drop of a hat.or see what I did there?) I am always looking for ways to beef up our circulation numbers, aka, getting more books into the hands of kids.

Everything You Need to Implement a Classroom Economy

Nick's Picks for Educational Technology

Not Your Typical Classroom Economy I heard an NPR interview with Rafe Esquith where he was sharing his strategies for teaching fifth-grade students about financial responsibility. I immediately bought his book, “Teach Like Your Hair’s on Fire.”

Key Elements for Successful eLearning Projects

Discover how this rapid development process creates engaging, custom learning solutions on a timeline that works for you, why a strong learning culture is important, and how to showcase your Return on Learning (ROL) using data to tell the story.

Beautiful Biltmore

The Daring Librarian

I don't usually post about travel stuff here without having it related to conferences or education stuff, but this travel experience to the Biltmore Estate was so significant and I wrote such a LONG Trip Advisor review, I felt like I had to share it with ya'll!