The Maker Educator Workshop

User Generated Education

I am doing full day workshops on The Maker Educator both at ISTE 2016 and EduTECH in Australia. What follows is both the description-goals and an overview of the workshop’s learning activities. Workshop Description, Goals, and Outline. Workshop Activities.

Must Have Books for Reading Workshop!

Kleinspiration

Power Reading Workshop: a Step by Step Guide by Laura Candler This summer, my friend, Laura Candler , sent me her two most recent books on reading workshop. I was excited to receive these materials because we do reading workshop in my second grade class.

Introduction to Design Thinking for Educators Workshop

User Generated Education

I had the opportunity to facilitate a workshop on design thinking for educators at the New Mexico Association for the Gifted Fall Institute. The following graphic, which I created for this workshop, was discussed.

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Turn Your Classroom into a Workshop to Engage Learners

Brilliant or Insane

If you think a classroom bereft of traditional tools like homework, bell work, worksheets and even grades sounds intriguing, you are ready to convert your classroom into a workshop setting, where learning will really soar. PBL Strategy workshop Brilliant or Insane.

Mini-Lesson Examples and Mentor Text Ideas for Workshop!

Kleinspiration

Though I do have a block of time set aside for reading workshop and writing workshop, we often use the term ''workshop'' interchangably since they are both so closley connected in our classroom. Teaching young authors is my favorite part of the day.

How Do We Make Writing? Five Ways to Hack Your Writing Workshop

Brilliant or Insane

Writing workshop was my passion, and Nancie Atwell was my hero (well, she still is). Five Ways to Hack Your Writing Workshop appeared first on Brilliant or Insane. Featured Strategy #makewriting writing writing workshopBrilliant or Insane.

Innovation academies, workshops, presentation topics, upcoming books, and more

Dangerously Irrelevant

I also updated my Presentation and Workshop Topics page. Some quick updates… I created a new Innovation Academies page to better describe that work. I love those opportunities when I have an ongoing, long-term engagement with a district’s leadership team!

Accidentally Creating a Digital Writing Workshop via @KleinErin on @Edutopia

Kleinspiration

To read more, be sure to click the link above and read about how our class naturally infused technology and other creative tools into our writing workshop. As a classroom teacher, it was never my intention to integrate technology into all facets of my instruction.

Go Slow Online Workshops

Teacher Tech

The post Go Slow Online Workshops appeared first on Teacher Tech. I am trying out something new. One thing that is always a challenge when you have a PD day is that you have only that day to learn everything. No surprise we are totally wiped out at the end of a PD day. I’ve had some friends encourage me to make an online course of […]. Blog Entries alice

Wonder Workshop Launches Sketch Kit for Dash and Cue Robots

techlearning

Wonder Workshop today announced the availability of Sketch Kit, a new accessory for its Dash and Cue robots.

Launching Writing Workshop: 25 Free #CCSS Lessons with Anchor Charts & Printables

Kleinspiration

25 Common Core Lessons to Launch your 2nd Grade Writer''s Workshop Fall is my favorite season for several reasons. I was so excited to attend our grade level meeting yesterday because we had scheduled one of our favorite consultants to come and work with us to plan for writer''s workshop.

Micro-credentials 101 – Workshop Resources

More Verbs

What’s all the fuss about micro-credentials and digital badging? What are they and how do I earn them? What do they have to do with professional development? What’s this new iLearnMaine Educator Micro-credentials program from ACTEM and the DOE? Attend this session and not only discover answers to these questions, but get a head start on figuring out which micro-credentials you might like to earn! iLearnMaine Educator Micro-credentals. Project Home. All About Micro-credentials.

An Introduction to Google Sites | A TeacherCast University Workshop

TeacherCast

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Tons of Materials for Using Mentor Texts in Writing Workshop for Small Moments!

Kleinspiration

An Elementary Unit for Writing Workshop Using Owl Moon When Scholastic asked what book selection I''d like to have to work with my students this year, without hesitation, I asked for Owl Moon by Jane Yolen.

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Help Kids Learn to Code with Dash and Dot from Wonder Workshop

The CoolCatTeacher

These Wonder Workshop robots make it easy to learn to code in my STEM lab. This is a sponsored blog post by Wonder Workshop. So, out of all of the items I had available, Dash and Dot from Wonder Workshop were the ONLY ones which I didn’t have to help my students figure out.

Post Workshop Thinking

Reflections

Sometimes when you attend a workshop, you gain new ideas to use back in your practice. Yet, some workshops don't necessarily bring new learning. Some workshops force you to reflect on your own practice in your own building. We were asked to think about the purpose of grading.

How The Grow 18 PBL Workshops Can Change Your Classroom

TeachThought - Learn better.

The post How The Grow 18 PBL Workshops Can Change Your Classroom appeared first on TeachThought.

Solutions to Writing Workshop Challenges

MiddleWeb

Colleen Cruz addresses issues that stop teachers from teaching writer’s workshop the way that they want. Colleen Cruz problems writing writing workshopIn The Unstoppable Writing Teacher, M.

Early Registration for February 2017 Flipped Class Online Workshop is OPEN

EmergingEdTech

New Low Price for this 4 Week, Interactive, Collaborative Online Flipped Teaching and Learning Workshop! 2017 will mark the 6th year that I’ve been offering this online flipped classroom. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

Headed to Australia to Workshop #flipclass & #edtech

techieMusings

During my visit, I will be conducting small and large workshops with their teachers and will have the chance to observe their classes in session. I have the incredible opportunity to be visiting a school in Queensland, Australia. I’ll be spending the next two weeks at Saint Stephens College , a K-12 independent school at the Gold Coast. They have invited me to their school to share my flipped classroom experiences and best practice tips that I have learned along the way.

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Headed to Australia to Workshop #flipclass & #edtech

techieMusings

During my visit, I will be conducting small and large workshops with their teachers and will have the chance to observe their classes in session. I have the incredible opportunity to be visiting a school in Queensland, Australia. I’ll be spending the next two weeks at Saint Stephens College , a K-12 independent school at the Gold Coast. They have invited me to their school to share my flipped classroom experiences and best practice tips that I have learned along the way.

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Turn Writers Workshop Into a Maker Space

MiddleWeb

Book Reviews Writing Amber Chandler Angela Stockman classroom culture Hack Learning make writing Maker Space pbl Times 10 Publications writer's workshop

All About Family Math Workshops at Math Fair

MIND Research Institute

During the fair, we are hosting Family Math Workshops throughout the day, where you will practice doing math together as a family, learn strategies to incorporate math at home, and receive materials to replicate the experience after the Math Fair.

5 Ways to Reach Even Resistant Writers with Writer’s Workshop

The CoolCatTeacher

Today Angela Stockman @AngelaStockman gives our writing workshop a makeover. The author of Make Writing , Angela is passionate about creating writing workshop experiences that are relevant to today’s learners and accessible to even the most resistant writers.

Preparing Audience-Sensitive Presentations and Workshops

ProfHacker

But when you are invited to present a keynote or facilitate a workshop to people you know little or nothing about, how do you ensure you are sufficiently sensitive to your audience? I recently co-facilitated a workshop for African participants.

Register Today For #Grow17 Project-Based Learning Workshop

TeachThought - Learn better.

The post Register Today For #Grow17 Project-Based Learning Workshop appeared first on TeachThought. TeachThought Updates & Events

Infusing Grammar into the Writer’s Workshop

MiddleWeb

In the valuable book Infusing Grammar into the Writer's Workshop, Amy Benjamin and Barbara Golub make an effective team, says special ed teacher Marci Warboys. Book Reviews Grammar activities Amy Benjamin auditory patterning Barbara Golub elementary eye on education games grammar lesson plans Marci Warboys middle grades reading workshop Routledge theory writer's workshop

How to Succeed in the Workshop Classroom

MiddleWeb

Book Reviews Writing excerpts from student writing Heinemann Linda Rief online resources personal anecdotes reading workshop Tyler McBride vignettes writing workshop Reading Linda Rief''s Read Write Teach is like sharing coffee with a master teacher.

E = MC2: A 2017 Personalized Learning Summit Workshop

Education Elements

When Keith Wilson and Monte Westfall, successful administrators of the Lawrence Virtual School, and I began working on our workshop about equity for Education Elements’ Personalized Learning Summit (May 10-12, 2017), we chose this very equation as the title but added a new twist. Our workshop’s connection with Albert Einstein does not stop with his famous equation. Albert Einstein’s discovery of E = mc 2 is without a doubt one of the world’s most famous equations.

Vernier Kicks Off Its Spring 2018 Data-Collection Workshop Series

techlearning

BEAVERTON, Oregon, February 23, 2018 — Vernier Software & Technology will host 21 free hands-on workshops to help science and STEM educators learn how to integrate Vernier data-collection technology—including the new Vernier Go Direct wireless sensors—into their curriculum.

Page-to-Stage Writing Workshop for Students

MiddleWeb

After using Page-to-Stage Writing Workshop for Students with her 7th graders, ELA teacher Nicole Waychol is convinced that once you read the book, author Kwame Alexander is going to have you saying “yes.”

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Workshop responses: Incorporating students’ learning interests and passions

Dangerously Irrelevant

Here are some data from a workshop I did with 80 educators… What would this look like in your school? What could / should it look like? Here are some more positive comments from the participants: We enjoy celebrating out of class interests and talents.

Reading Workshop for Web 2.0

MiddleWeb

Reading Workshop 2.0: Book Reviews Reading & Technology digital learning Frank Serafini Heinemann Laura Von Staden reading workshop Web 2.0

Go Slow Workshop: Teaching with Google Sheets for Newbies

Teacher Tech

Go Slow Workshop on Google Sheets Spreadsheets are one of the most useful things we can use as a teacher. The post Go Slow Workshop: Teaching with Google Sheets for Newbies appeared first on Teacher Tech. We have to manage a lot of data and information and frankly using spreadsheets helps us to do our job better. Spreadsheets are also a valuable life skill for our students. Looking at this list […].

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Insight Education Group to Host National Educational Leaders’ Workshop

techlearning

(Encino, CA) February 16, 2017 — Insight Education Group today announced that its National Educational Leaders’ Workshop (NELW) will take place in San Diego, CA, on March 9 and 10. The Workshop will provide the time, space, and expertise to accomplish this.”

Google Math Workshop Sept 23rd to Honor Diana Herrington

Teacher Tech

Teaching Math with Google Apps Workshop Guest Post by Liz Byers On Saturday, September 23rd Alice will present a very special engagement of Teaching Math with Google Apps, the workshop she developed with her friend and co-author Diana Herrington. The post Google Math Workshop Sept 23rd to Honor Diana Herrington appeared first on Teacher Tech.

Give-Away: Writer's Workshop "No More I'm Done" by Jennifer Jacobson

Kleinspiration

demonstrates how to create a more productive, engaging, and rewarding writer''s workshop. I had the pleasure of attending one of Jennifer''s workshops this year. She is an amazing resource for K-3 writer''s workshop teachers! What we''re giving away?

NearPod for Class/Workshop Polling

ProfHacker

However, I use polling often in my classes and workshops I give to faculty, and I prefer NearPod. Last week, Amy Cavendar wrote about using Google Forms for polling.

Weekly Resources from East Coast & West Coast Summer Workshops

EdTechTeacher

The Summer road trip continued this week with two workshops in Los Angeles while learning continued in Boston with new and returning favorite sessions. Each workshop has it’s own Google Site filled with resources that we are happy to share with you. Weekly Resources #ettsummer Summer Workshops weekly resources

Reflecting On My #Flipclass Workshop w Faculty at Saint Stephen’s College in Australia @OfficeMixTeam

techieMusings

On the fourth day of my visit, I led an all-staff professional development workshop. During the workshop, I was again reminded the power of Office Mix. In the workshop, teachers brought a PowerPoint they already had created for an instructional lesson.