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Characteristics of Effective Teachers | Teaching Commons

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Дорогие коллеги! Поздравляю с окончанием первой недели нового учебного года! Желаю соответствовать характеристикам эффективного учителя!

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Designing Tech-Rich Lessons

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Graphite - Teacher Reviewed Apps, Games, & Websites Discover apps, games, and websites that will help your students learn. Graphite, from Common Sense Media, features ratings & reviews by teachers for teachers.
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Pixar In A Box Teaches Math Through Real Animation Challenges

Pixar In A Box Teaches Math Through Real Animation Challenges | Cuppa | Scoop.it
A collaboration between Pixar and Khan Academy hopes to show students what math looks like at work in successful animated films.
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7 Ways to Protect Yourself from Other People’s Negative Energy

7 Ways to Protect Yourself from Other People’s Negative Energy | Cuppa | Scoop.it
It’s tough to live a positive life around negative people. Here's how to protect yourself from their negative energy.
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Modeling Instruction

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What is modeling instruction? Instead of relying on lectures and textbooks, the Modeling Instruction program emphasizes active student construction of conceptual and mathematical models in an inter...
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36 Weeks of Innovation for Your Classroom

36 Weeks of Innovation for Your Classroom | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Recently, it's been reported that U.S. "Millennials" are not making the mark when it comes to technology proficiency and problem solving when compared to counterparts in other countries (19th out o...
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Reflective practice goes digital

Reflective practice goes digital | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Reflective practice for academics in Higher Education is not a new idea, in fact reflection is encouraged in most professional fields and is a habit that students should be developing as part of th...
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How to Lead Like a Navy SEAL

How to Lead Like a Navy SEAL | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Leaders can learn from the Navy SEALs, known decisiveness and toughness under pressure. Navy Seal "Iron Ed" Hiner shares how to create a team and execute.
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WeAreTeachers: A Letter to Teachers From "That Kid"

WeAreTeachers: A Letter to Teachers From "That Kid" | Cuppa | Scoop.it
And we've all had "that kid."
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Beyond the Bubble Test: Why We Need Performance Assessments

Last spring, while millions of American students were bubbling in answers to multiple-choice questions on the ubiquitous tests that determine school and teacher ratings, student promotions, graduation, and college admissions, some students were meeting a higher standard. At the Urban Academy, a second chance high school in New York City that is part of the New York Performance Standards Consortium, Gemma Venuti completed the set of research papers that were part of her graduation portfolio — and
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5 ADVANCED Google Docs Challenges.

5 ADVANCED Google Docs Challenges. | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Earlier I posted 5 challenges for each of the 5 Google Docs options in Google Drive. These were for teachers new to Google Docs. Here are 5 more challenges for the more practiced users. Link to Sli...
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Google Docs is a great tool for educators. The items you can create and share with your students  will allow you to pretty much replace or eliminate the need for any desktop office applications. Here are a few tips on how you can take Google Docs to another level.

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Minecraft at Iolani

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‘Iolani School teacher Gabriel Yanagihara is combining popular technology with traditional studies, and he is changing the landscape of learning for his students. Required reading is no longer just...
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The Teacher’s Guide to Using YouTube in the Classroom | Edudemic

The Teacher’s Guide to Using YouTube in the Classroom | Edudemic | Cuppa | Scoop.it
YouTube is a vast resource for educational content. A completely free resource this huge and varied has nearly endless potential for the classroom.
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iLearn Technology » Blog Archive » Seesaw: The ultimate ePortfolio for every classroom!

iLearn Technology » Blog Archive » Seesaw: The ultimate ePortfolio for every classroom! | Cuppa | Scoop.it
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What If Teachers Took Computation Out of Math Class?

What If Teachers Took Computation Out of Math Class? | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Conrad Wolfram argues it's time to rethink why schools require math classes in their current form and what purpose they serve.
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Here's a Helpful Infographic on the Many Risks of Helicopter Parenting | Big Think

Here's a Helpful Infographic on the Many Risks of Helicopter Parenting | Big Think | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Did you know 30 percent of job recruiters have had a parent submit a résumé for their child? Or that girls tend to be helicoptered more than boys?
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6 Ideas for Creating Math Centers - From Beth Holland

6 Ideas for Creating Math Centers - From Beth Holland | Cuppa | Scoop.it
This post first appeared on Daily Genius. Recently, I published 10 New Ideas for Creating Literacy Centers. Suzy Brooks (@SimplySuzy) first introduced me to the concept of using technology to creat...
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Science Just Discovered Something Amazing About What Childhood Piano Lessons Did to You

Science Just Discovered Something Amazing About What Childhood Piano Lessons Did to You | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Practicing scales changed your life.
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