"Nine Scaffolding Steps" for deeper understanding in your classroom infographic. Ask a question, " What do you know about ants"? Present a mystery for students to solve ... another great infographic from Mia. Thanks for shring.
Changes in how states use their budgets have forced some teachers to find alternatives for business networking. LinkedIn is more than just a social profile for your work life, it’s a chance for you to build a better career.
Linda Buckmaster's insight:
Many years ago I worked in isolation due to timetabling, never able to get to team meetings etc ... but the internet, social media etc have certainly changed things for me and many other educators to keep up, share and collaborate online.
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
Frequent formative assessments guide daily instructional decisions. Informal assessment techniques—such as probing, follow-up questions, and physical gestures—help this teacher check for understanding and decide how to modify instruction. As students work in pairs, the teacher circulates to observe and redirect, as needed. Later, the class collaboratively grades student writing samples, using oral reasoning to describe scoring decisions. Combined, the data from these formative assessments give the teacher a picture of student progression towards summarisation.
So how popular is blended learning? The infographic above takes a look at some statistics on blended learning adoption, facts on different models of blended learning, and the success of some blended learning programmes + the difference between blended learning and online learning.
The choices we make are our own. We’re as smart as we want to be.
Linda Buckmaster's insight:
There are many that believe technology holds students back (distraction); but the fact is that technology is here to stay. In order for us to prepare students for the workplace they need to be equipped with technology skills. This article gives an overview of pros and cons using tech.
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