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Twitter for Teachers

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Twitter for PD...its amazing

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Deterring Shame in Reading Instruction

Deterring Shame in Reading Instruction | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
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Very interesting insights here... "shame" and how teachers inadvertantly miss it... and great points on the importance of "transactional reading"

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Better Classrooms through Professional Development

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Better Classrooms through Professional Development
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obvious...simplistic...but still true...

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PD For Teachers - What The Education Experts Know

PD For Teachers - What The Education Experts Know | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
Effective PD for teachers benefits the students, school and community. Here what leading experts had to say about video and online learning as part of PD for teachers.
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More on research based practices for using video...

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Response: The Kind of Professional Development We Need - Part Two

Response: The Kind of Professional Development We Need - Part Two | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
Rick Wormeli continues sharing his professional development recommendations in Part Two of his essay.
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check out part one too... love the advice to 'study executive function"...no necessary...Rick Wormeli always has many pearls to share

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Reflective Teachers Are More Effective: Improvement Doesn’t Happen by Accident

Reflective Teachers Are More Effective: Improvement Doesn’t Happen by Accident | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
Teachers that are more reflective are more effective in the classroom. The difference between learning a skill and being able to implement it effectively is in our capacity to engage in deep, continuous thought about that skill. In other words, recognizing why we do something is often more important than knowing how to do it. Reflective practitioners are intentional in their actions, accurately assess their influence, adjust their actions on the fly, and engage in ongoing reflection. On this epi
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Evidence Fair: Gallery Walk

Evidence Fair:  Gallery Walk | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
Access to this resource has been provided by the Ball Foundation, an NCLE Stakeholder Organization.
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COP- Communities of Practice... participating in an evidence gallery of practices... what a great way to improve teacher collaboration, practice and work together in developing a shared believe system

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Self-paced Online Courses - Commonwealth Learning Online Institute

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More opportunities for professional development...and proof the landscape is changing

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How Professional Development for Teachers Benefits Students • SJS

How Professional Development for Teachers Benefits Students • SJS | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
Education doesn’t end when you get your degree. Every professional’s career can benefit from continuing education that helps him or her stay sharp and develop new skills. When teachers receive professional development, students benefit. Professional development helps teachers keep their skill sets fresh and learn new skills. The science of teaching constantly finds new ways to get through to students, but that’s not the only reason professional development is important for teachers. Teachers als
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You can never have enough quality PD....

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Corwin: The Fisher and Frey PD Resource Center

Corwin: The Fisher and Frey PD Resource Center | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
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This looks amazing... timely, necessary, useful... and economical!

 

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Using Pinterest to Differentiate Professional Learning | Assessment in Perspective

Using Pinterest to Differentiate Professional Learning | Assessment in Perspective | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
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For sure..

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Global Employment Markets Reward Competency & Initiative

Global Employment Markets Reward Competency & Initiative | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
By Tom Vander Ark - The global economy is expanding opportunity for billions but participation demands competency and initiative.
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Project based learning or test prep ? ...no brainier ...but someone tell administrators

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Whole Child Symposium: (Re)Defining Teacher Leadership

Whole Child Symposium: (Re)Defining Teacher Leadership | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
By Walter McKenzie Teaching today is a more complex set of roles and responsibilities than ever before. The skills and knowledge required to successfully engage students and prepare them for our quickly-changing society define how teachers lead within the classroom and without. Traditionally teachers who have wanted to lead beyond the classroom went into administration, meaning oft-times the best and the brightest left the classroom after a few years of teaching. But today many more opportunitie
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Teacher leadership: hot topic in a time of big data Analytics,principal mills,& high stakes teacher eval's 

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The Teacher's Guide to Pinterest - Part 1: What is Pinterest?

The Teacher's Guide to Pinterest - Part 1: What is Pinterest? | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
Getting Started with Pinterest!

I'm surprised to find out how many educators are still not using Pinterest! So I've decided to put together this guide to help new users get started, and help more advanced users find great educational content. So why not

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Easy guide to Pinterest use!

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добавить ваше понимание ...

 
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There is so much outstanding material for foreign language teaching on Pinterest. Beware of the lower quality material, too!

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The 6 C`s of Education for the 21st Century | Infogram, charts & infographics | eSkills

The 6 C`s of Education for the 21st Century | Infogram, charts & infographics | eSkills | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it


The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn and relearn.



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Love that "Thinking Critically" is at the top

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Very inspirational and relevant!

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6 wichtige Fähigkeiten, die es braucht, um gemeinsam zu lernen und gemeinsam zu wirklen.

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A veces lo que creemos lejano no lo es tanto.  Con un poco de orden, estructura y algo de información podemos conformar un paisaje de cultura digital y ciudadana para ser usuarios del siglo XXI.  

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How video is redefining teacher development | SmartBlogs

How video is redefining teacher development | SmartBlogs | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
This post is sponsored by Teaching Channel.  Video is redefining how teacher development happens for many education organizations, creating personalized
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Teachers can really benefit from use of video, examining practices, enhancing reflection... does take some getting used to ...but well worth it!

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School Leadership in Action: Principal Practices

School Leadership in Action: Principal Practices | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
These videos are intended to spark conversation, reflection and new thinking for aspiring, new and veteran principals. Whether you are hoping to become a principal, just started a principalship, or have been leading a school for years, the leaders profiled here reflect a wealth of experience, of learning, and of strategy for school improvement.
Anchored in the five leadership practices identified in a decade of research supported by The Wallace Foundation, these videos bring the work o
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Spark conversation about instructional leadership...

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Stenhouse K-12 | KanopyStreaming.com

Stenhouse K-12 | KanopyStreaming.com | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
Welcome to Kanopy, where you can stream Stenhouse videos directly to your school.
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More excellent video collections to improve professinal development...what an industry too!

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Paradigm Shift: From Test Scores to Teaching - Teach to Lead

Paradigm Shift: From Test Scores to Teaching - Teach to Lead | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
Jay Hoffman collaborated with educators to build a lesson-study model that uses video to examine educator practice and change the focus of professional development in the state. School:  Frederick H. Tuttle Middle School  State:  South Burlington, Vermont Source: National Network of…
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Teacher Leaders are critical to change... #ProjectShift

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Text Complexity? Helping Readers See The Whole Text -

Text Complexity? Helping Readers See The Whole Text - | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
Text Complexity? Helping Readers See The Whole Text by Grant Wiggins, Authentic Education Selecting Text For Comprehension In the previous literacy posts in this series I identified a few guiding questions that stem from the research: Do...
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Great piece on the "complexity" of teaching reading and understanding what is complex...the book, the language we use,  the conversations we have... worthy read

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Lead Learner or Instructional Leader? Does It Matter?

Lead Learner or Instructional Leader? Does It Matter? | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
There seems to be some debate by principals who believe lead learner should be used instead of instructional leader. What does it matter? A lot...if you're one of their teachers.
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No matter what you call it...we still need instructional leadership

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Webinar : Guided Reading in the Primary Grades 4:30pm-5:45pm EST (Starts May 14, 2015)

Webinar : Guided Reading in the Primary Grades 4:30pm-5:45pm EST (Starts May 14, 2015) | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
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If you haven't experiences Fountas/Pinnell Guided Reading PD... this is worth the $.... 

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Video-Enhanced Professional Development: Is It Worth The Risk?

Video-Enhanced Professional Development: Is It Worth The Risk? | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
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PD continues to be a hot button issue... can video help? 

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Educational Leadership:Professional Learning: Reimagined:Rethinking Classroom Observation

Educational Leadership:Professional Learning: Reimagined:Rethinking Classroom Observation | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
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Professional Learning...continuing to be a hugely important topic...

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Seven ways schools kill the love of reading in kids — and 4 principles to help restore it

Seven ways schools kill the love of reading in kids — and 4 principles to help restore it | Professional Development: Teachers as Learners | Scoop.it
Some of the standard reading exercises in school are boredom-inducers.
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Anything Alfie Kohn write is worth reading

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