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Trends about Teaching and Learning in 2014

Trends about Teaching and Learning in 2014 | Cool School Ideas |

Via Kathleen McClaskey
Alfredo Corell's curator insight, October 1, 2014 5:56 PM

2014 is the year of personalized learning.

have a look to this simple and useful compilation of trends in Teaching and Learning for this year

Carlos Rodrigues Cadre's curator insight, October 5, 2014 10:43 AM

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JOSE ANTONIO DIAZ DIAZ's curator insight, October 9, 2014 7:49 AM

agregar su visión ...

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How do inquiry teachers….teach?

How do inquiry teachers….teach? | Cool School Ideas |
When I first became fascinated in inquiry-based approaches (too many years ago to say!), the focus for many of my conversations and indeed, my early research, was on how to plan.  Back then, learni...

Via Karen Bonanno, Anu Ojaranta
Karen Bonanno's curator insight, March 4, 2014 2:43 AM

Here are techniques or approaches inquiry teachers use.

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Turning Students Into Teachers

Turning Students Into Teachers | Cool School Ideas |
The best way to learn anything is to teach it to someone else . Isn't that what you've always been told? It's true ... and also a great philosophy to apply in…

Via Kylie Joyce, Elena Keating, Mary Perfitt-Nelson
Jesse Soininen's comment, August 20, 2013 3:20 PM
I just love your curated picks. Wonder and awe
Begoña Iturgaitz's curator insight, August 26, 2013 6:28 AM

Crystal clear. I truly cannot understand why we don't make any profit of this at schools. As a related issue, also absolutely worthy for  those high skilled learners at our own schools, instead of searching only  for individual gateways.

Randall Crosby's curator insight, September 29, 2013 4:17 PM

Let our kids teach. They will learn more.

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How Teaching Is Changing: 15 Examples

How Teaching Is Changing: 15 Examples | Cool School Ideas |

"It’s tempting to say that no matter how much technology pushes on education, every teacher will always need to know iconic teacher practices like assessment, curriculum design, classroom management, and cognitive coaching.

This may end up being true...Below are 15 tasks that are less skill-based. and a bit more conceptual, collectively representing how teaching is changing."

Via Beth Dichter
Beth Dichter's curator insight, May 5, 2014 9:50 PM

I suspect that every teacher has seen major change over the last few years. This post provides a look at changes that have happened, or are in the process. The first seven provide the change and a look at the old, the new, the difference and a short summary. One example from the post is quoted below.


The Old: Administer assessment, evaluate performance, report performance, then–maybe–make crude adjustments the best you can

The New: Identifying, prioritizing, and evaluating data for each student individually–in real time

The Difference: Precision

For more information click through to the post.

Rudy Azcuy's curator insight, May 6, 2014 8:38 AM

How do you see education changing? How prepared are our schools for these changes?

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Why Do Teachers Quit?

Why Do Teachers Quit? | Cool School Ideas |

"And why do they stay? Approximately 15.7 percent of teachers leave their posts every year, and 40 percent of teachers who pursue undergraduate degrees in teaching never even enter the classroom at all. With teacher effectiveness a top priority of the education reform movement, the question remains: Why are all these teachers leaving—or not even entering the classroom in the first place?" | by Liz Riggs

Via Todd Reimer
Bonnie Bracey Sutton's curator insight, November 25, 2013 3:58 AM

I quit once because it was boring when I was allowed to do innovative things I returned.

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Cool Tools for Vocabulary ~ A Presentation Using SlideRocket

Cool Tools for Vocabulary ~ A Presentation Using SlideRocket | Cool School Ideas |

This presentation does a great job showing off many of the features found in SlideRocket AND it provides access to many great websites that you might use to help teach vocabulary. To learn more about why you might want to use SlideRocket and to see her list of vocabulary tools, which include tools for teaching vocabulary, tools to help design vocabulary lessons and tools that support all learning styles, check out the article. 

Via Beth Dichter
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