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A 5th grade classroom preparing students for their world.
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Project-based learning prepares students for the real world

Project-based learning prepares students for the real world | 21st Century Education in Room 138 | Scoop.it
Part of a push in Montgomery County, Md., to prepare students for life after high school includes the adoption of project-based instruction at Wheaton High School. Superintendent Joshua P.
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Infographics for advocacy and promotion

Infographics for advocacy and promotion | 21st Century Education in Room 138 | Scoop.it
One way to promote your district, school, or program or to advocate for increased funding or attention, is to create an infographic.
An infographic is a way to capture your audience as you visually tell a story or clarify information.
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Discovery Images Help Teach Students to Make Inferences

Discovery Images Help Teach Students to Make Inferences | 21st Century Education in Room 138 | Scoop.it
What biome might this be? Who committed the crime in this mystery novel? What can you infer about this era in history from the artifacts found at an archeological dig?
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Part Four: Ten Steps… - 21 st Century Educational Technology and ...

Part Four: Ten Steps… - 21 st Century Educational Technology and ... | 21st Century Education in Room 138 | Scoop.it
Transforming Past Lessons For the 21st Century Digital Classroom · Back To ...
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Learning Should be Fun! Drama, Meaningful Education and the ...

Learning Should be Fun! Drama, Meaningful Education and the ... | 21st Century Education in Room 138 | Scoop.it
Abstract. What is the impact of using drama as an instructional technique in conjunction with Bill Daggett's educational paradigm of rigor, relevance and relationship on the meaning-centered education (MCE) classroom?
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Indicators of a World-Class 21st Century Education System

Indicators of a World-Class 21st Century Education System | 21st Century Education in Room 138 | Scoop.it
Indicators of a World-Class 21st Century Education System. With all the talk about having a “world-class education system” from politicians and policymakers, one would think that our schools would be undergoing major ...
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Teaching and Learnign with PBL: Critical Thinking « Illinois 21

Teaching and Learnign with PBL: Critical Thinking « Illinois 21 | 21st Century Education in Room 138 | Scoop.it
PBL is a way of teaching and learning, not an attachment to a lesson about the Puritans or the Egyptians or the copy of a simple machine for the science fair. At the heart of teaching and learning with PBL is critical thinking.
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Bringing Sandy into the Classroom, from Fish to Tech, Politics to Design • Blog Archive • jgieseking.org

Bringing Sandy into the Classroom, from Fish to Tech, Politics to Design • Blog Archive • jgieseking.org | 21st Century Education in Room 138 | Scoop.it
Want to Teach about Sandy?: Bringing Sandy into the Classroom, from Fish to Tech, Politics to Design http://t.co/V08EbbKF #Sandy #pedgaogy...
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Future Scenarios - Vision Mapper by Futurelab

Future Scenarios - Vision Mapper by Futurelab | 21st Century Education in Room 138 | Scoop.it
Explore 6 potential scenarios of the future of education beyond 2025.
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Learn How to Fail | The Creativity Post

Failure is only a word that means you have produced some other result instead of your original goal. This article has some of the more famous failures in history and how they learned to succeed through failing.
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A Vital Skill? Look For, Find and Learn from Online Guides & Tutorials

A Vital Skill? Look For, Find and Learn from Online Guides & Tutorials | 21st Century Education in Room 138 | Scoop.it
I am borrowing the notion of the Leitmotif, a recurring theme, and applying it to learning in the 21st century. For me it always seems to come back to a red thread of self-motivated and self-directed learning that connects all.
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Part 2… Amazing Twitter Secrets For Educators… Twitter For Non Twitter Users… Even Students!

Part 2… Amazing Twitter Secrets For Educators… Twitter For Non Twitter Users… Even Students! | 21st Century Education in Room 138 | Scoop.it
Welcome to a series of posts that I am sure will show many educators a few secrets they may not have known about Twitter.
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Practical PBL Series: Design an Instructional Unit in Seven Phases ...

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In this first of a three-part series, teacher and blogger Amber Graeber presents the Seven Phases of a Project Cycle, a practical breakdown of how you might guide your students through a PBL unit.
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23 Ways To Use The iPad In The 21st Century PBL Classroom By ...

23 Ways To Use The iPad In The 21st Century PBL Classroom By ... | 21st Century Education in Room 138 | Scoop.it
See on Scoop.it – Curtin iPad User Group 23 Ways To Use The iPad In The 21st Century PBL Classroom By Workflow: ipad, classroom, visual, project-based learning, pbl, 21st century Continue reading →...
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Global Trends in 21st Century Education: Thinking about ...

Global Trends in 21st Century Education: Thinking about ... | 21st Century Education in Room 138 | Scoop.it
Last Friday, I was in Quesnel, British Columbia to present at the professional development day for K-12 teachers in School District 28. I was honored to be their keynote speaker, as well as do two workshops.
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How do i get started with #PBL? « Learning Activist

How do i get started with #PBL? « Learning Activist | 21st Century Education in Room 138 | Scoop.it
Recently a number of colleagues have asked me “I've done all the research, but how do i get started with PBL?” My answer has been to simply do it. Start small, become emboldened and then go for broke.
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Creative Thinking in Project-Based Learning. « Illinois 21

Illinois Consortium for 21st Century Schools. HOME; Blogs ... Project -Based Learning in 21st Century classrooms is Prince Charming with the glass slipper! No Child ... What does creative thinking look like in a PBL-centered classroom?
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Exploring Learning: How learning and teaching needs to change

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Exploring Learning: How learning and teaching needs to change http://t.co/ob2XLS0O...
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A Periodic Table of Visualization Methods

Hover over each "element" of visualization to see graphic organizers and other visual representations that students can use in class.

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