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5 Strategies to Deepen Student Collaboration

5 Strategies to Deepen Student Collaboration | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
Use these five best practices to help your students build a valuable 21st-century skill.
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Geographers remain among the most employable university graduates

Geographers remain among the most employable university graduates | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
Employers continue to value geographical skills and insights in the workplace, sustaining the high demand for geography graduates.
The latest post-education employment statistics show tha
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15+ Ways of Teaching Every Student to Code (Even Without a Computer)

15+ Ways of Teaching Every Student to Code (Even Without a Computer) | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
Vicki Davis, a computer science teacher and IT integrator, shares this extensive list of year-round resources for teaching students how to code.
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The magic of QR codes in the classroom - Karen Mensing

“ Teaching is both a science and an art, and many teachers around the world spend endless hours perfecting their professional practice. At TEDActive 2013, a few teachers from the United States offer some tricks of the trade they've learned (and continue to hone) along the way.”
Via Nik Peachey, Ricard Garcia
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Miguel Angel Perez Alvarez's curator insight, October 14, 11:38 AM
Hemos trabajado mucho con códigos para realidad aumentada como Zappar, pero no hay que olvidar los códigos QR. Aquí una charla sobre su uso en educación. #tecedu
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I am so proud of my GTAWA sweet friend Karen here! AND also honored and proud she used my QR Code tree in her preso! GREAT TEdX Video!

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How can you increase patron engagement with QR codes?
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It's a Project-Based World. Let's Prepare Students for It

It's a Project-Based World. Let's Prepare Students for It | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
This paper discusses the need to provide today's students access to high-quality project-based learning for future success.
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Teaching is a Project-Based Profession: 10 PBL Teacher Mindsets

Teaching is a Project-Based Profession: 10 PBL Teacher Mindsets | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
By Emily Liebtag and Bonnie Lathram - Today's teachers must train students to successfully manage projects. Here are 10 mindsets of successful PBL teachers.
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Ten Steps to Better Student Engagement

Ten Steps to Better Student Engagement | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
Project-learning teaching strategies can also improve your everyday classroom experience.
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Simplifying Flipped Learning

Listen to Flipped Learning Pioneer Jon Bergmann as he explains Flipped Learning. The "flip" happens when you flip what happens in the group space verses th
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When We Listen to Students

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If you want to know how to reach, engage, and best teach your students, ask them. Here are example questions and tips on how to ask them.
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What the Heck is Inquiry-Based Learning?

What the Heck is Inquiry-Based Learning? | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
Teachers use inquiry-based learning to combat the “dunno” -- a chronic problem in student engagement. Check out these four steps for creating inquiry-based curriculum.
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Life in a 21st-Century English Class

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Creating a Common Craft-style video is part of the classroom assignment. By Shelley Wright I teach in an inquiry, project-based, technology embedded
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Skills for the future: what will give your kids the best career? - KPMG Newsroom

Skills for the future: what will give your kids the best career? - KPMG Newsroom | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
by Bernard Salt I am not going to talk about smashed avocado this week, even though I know that is what you want me to do. Instead I want to…
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Screencastomatic - Novice to Expert Flowchart - Joel Speranza

Screencastomatic - Novice to Expert Flowchart - Joel Speranza | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
Screencastomatic is a fantastic tool for capturing your screen, webcam or both. With this "novice to expert" flowchart you'll be up and running in no time.
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Five Critical Skills to Empower Students in the Digital Age

Five Critical Skills to Empower Students in the Digital Age | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
Using the first five days of school to teach learning skills that will be used throughout the course is a great way to start the new school year.
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8 Flipped Classroom Benefits For Students And Teachers - eLearning Industry

8 Flipped Classroom Benefits For Students And Teachers - eLearning Industry | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
Want to know how the Flipped Classroom Benefits both students and teachers? Check 8 Flipped Classroom Benefits for everyone in the learning environment.
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13 Tips for Students Getting Started with Project-Based Learning

13 Tips for Students Getting Started with Project-Based Learning | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
By Bonnie Lathram - We created this quick start guide for students to encourage them to take action and learn through project-based learning.
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Our Debates — Connect — New Discussion: The perfect city — Voices of Youth

Our Debates — Connect — New Discussion: The perfect city — Voices of Youth | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
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ACE Questioning

ACE Questioning | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
Looking for a way to differentiate and challenge without any significant need for resources? Try out ACE questioning. A simple idea which can have big results. I use it several ways dependent on the class and learners ability range.
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11 Habits of an Effective Teacher

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We share evidence and practitioner-based learning strategies that empower you to improve K-12 education.
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4 Student Engagement Tips (From a Student)

4 Student Engagement Tips (From a Student) | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
Harley Center shares how relationships, humor, choice, and displaying his work engaged him, plus his three-minute video highlighting student work and personalized learning.
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Life in a Inquiry Driven, Technology-Embedded, Connected Classroom: Science

Life in a Inquiry Driven, Technology-Embedded, Connected Classroom: Science | Lorraine's Geography  Teaching ideas | Scoop.it
I teach in an inquiry, project-based, technology embedded classroom. What does that mean? I lecture less, and my students explore more.
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